How to Apply
Because Cancer Biology is a part of the Program in Biomedical Sciences, applications will be made to PIBS. PIBS offers you the flexibility and convenience of applying to any of our participating programs through one application. We welcome applications each year from early September through December 1. Please visit the PIBS website for more details on the application.
Although PIBS is a highly selective program, every application is carefully reviewed and evaluated. We work diligently to put together a motivated, diverse, and academically strong class of incoming students every year.
Strong candidates will possess:
- Extensive research experience in a laboratory setting, including published abstracts or papers
- Strong letters of recommendation from lab mentor
- Motivation to pursue research in a resource-rich, interdisciplinary environment
In addition, we seek candidates who have:
- An exceptional academic record
- Excellent GRE scores
We look forward to getting to know you!