Located in Chalmers and Burt Halls, the BMB Program offers B.A., B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Departmental faculty have research programs supported by over $3 million in annual extramural support for studying various aspects of biochemistry in animals, plants, insects and microorganisms. Founded in 1961, the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics recently celebrated its 50th anniversary.
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Monday, November 30 - Jun Li*
Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Oklahoma
Genomics and Biochemical Mechanisms of Malaria and Mosquito Interaction (pdf)
Thursday, December 3 - Gregory C. Finnigan*
Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of California, Berkeley
The septin collar: a central integrator of cell signaling, morphogenesis, and cell cycle regulation in budding yeast (pdf)
*Candidates for the Assistant or Associate Professor position in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Faculty Research Videos
|Dr. Brian Geisbrecht||Dr. Erika Geisbrecht|
|Dr. John Tomich||Dr. Jianhan Chen|
|Dr. Timothy Durrett||Dr. Phillip E. Klebba|
|Dr. Anna Zolkiewska|
Provost Lecture on Excellence in Scholarship
Watch the Replay.
Powerpoint slides (23mb file)
Hageman Distinguished Lectureship
in Agricultural Biochemistry
Watch Colloquium Replay.
Powerpoint slides (18mb file)
Kansas State University is #1 in the state
Kansas State University featured in Princeton Review's 2015 Best Colleges national rankings
Kary Mullis, 1993 Nobel Laureate, spoke to K-State
October 16, 2013 - "The Unusual Origins of PCR"
Chalmers Hall is home to the Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Main Office and Biomolecular Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Facility, in addition to the majority of faculty offices, research laboratories and classrooms.