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Award winning faculty in the College of Sciences customize graduate programs designed to produce cutting-edge researchers and professionals. We support graduate scholarly endeavors, mentor students for an array of careers in research and related professional fields, and communicate the impact and significance in the field of sciences. The College of Sciences offers courses in a wide variety of graduate programs in our seven departments in order to prepare for a faculty career or a professional career in STEM.


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Virginia Innovative Traineeships in Accelerators (VITA)

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Graduate Program Directors

Please ensure that you obtain specific information from your graduate program director (GPD) and program graduate handbook. When you have questions, first inquire of your major professor/advisor and then your GPD.

M.S. Graduate Program Directors

Biology M.S., Ph.D., Biomedical Science

Robert Ratzlaff

Robert Ratzlaff

    ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
    202G MILLS GODWIN BLDG
  • NORFOLK, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4361
  • rratzlaf@odu.edu

Computer Science M.S.

Ravi Mukkamala

Ravi Mukkamala



Computer Science Ph.D.

Craig Bayse Ph.D.

Craig Bayse Ph.D.


Psychology M.S.

Lisa Jonas

Lisa Jonas

    ADJUNCT INSTRUCTIONAL FACULTY
    145 EDUCATION BLDG
  • NORFOLK, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3284
  • lajonas@odu.edu


Ph.D. Graduate Program Directors

Ecological Sciences Ph.D.

Ian Bartol

Ian Bartol


Mathematics Ph.D.

Raymond Cheng

Raymond Cheng

    Associate Professor
    2128 ENGR & COMP SCI BLDG
  • NORFOLK, VA 23529
  • 757-683-5612
  • rcheng@odu.edu

Marine Geochemistry Ph.D.

Peter Sedwick

Peter Sedwick

    PROFESSOR
    415 OCEANOGRAPHY&PHYSICS BLDG
  • NORFOLK, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4936
  • psedwick@odu.edu


Chemistry & Biochemistry M.S. & Ph.D.

Mohammad Zubair

Mohammad Zubair

    PROFESSOR
    3323 ENGR & COMP SCI BLDG
  • NORFOLK, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3917
  • mzubair@odu.edu

Clinical Psychology Ph.D.

Robin Lewis Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)

Robin Lewis Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)

    244H MILLS GODWIN BLDG
  • NORFOLK, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4210
  • rlewis@odu.edu

Physics M.S. & Ph.D.



Psychology Ph.D. (Applied Experimental, Human Factors, Industrial/Organizational)

Bryan Porter

Bryan Porter





Questions?

If you have further questions, please don't hesitate to contact the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies in the Dean's Office, College of Sciences.



Research Activity

Our Faculty and Graduate Students conduct research in a wide number of fields, contributing to and progressing the knowledge in their disciplines. Proud to hold a "Research 1" (R1) Carnegie Classification®, the College of Sciences has been a leader in enabling ODU to become one of the most elite research institutions in the U.S.

FEATURED GRADUATE RESEARCH:


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ODU is a proud R1 Research Institution


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