Gene Regulation, Epigenomics and Transcriptomics

Timeline and Requirements for GREAT Students

YEAR 1

Required  Courses* 

Lab Rotations

Written Qualification Exam

YEAR 2

Thesis Research

Teaching Assistantship

Select Doctoral Committee

YEAR 3

Thesis Research

 Teaching Assistantship

Oral Qualifying Exam

YEAR 4

Thesis Research

  Reconstitute Doctoral Committee

Midstreams

YEAR 5

Thesis Research

Committee Meeting

Thesis Defense Presentation

*Required courses for 1st year Gene Regulation students:

FALL Quarter- MOL BIO 254A, MOL BIO 254B

WINTER Quarter- MOL BIO 254C, MOL BIO 254D

SPRING Quarter- CHEM M259 and (either) MIMG C234 or CHEM 203B

One Quarter- BIOL CH 251 (Journal Club) with MOL BIO 252

Every year: Participation in Student Seminar Series, attendance at MBI Thursday Seminars
and monthly Intramural Meetings.

Journal Club BIOL CH 251A/B/C
(1st year students register in Winter or Spring, for at least 1 quarter of credit)