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- Environmental Chemistry - Biogeochemistry -

  - Metallobiochemistry - Molecular Biology -


Where else can you study at the cutting-edge of all these fields in one,  closely-integrated community of like-minded researchers

OHSU Institute of Environmental Health offers degrees through the Division of Environmental & Molecular Biology (EBS), a unique multidisciplinary program that combines the study of the physical, chemical, and biological processes that affect human and environmental health.

Our degree programs give you the opportunity to be involved in bold, innovate research that cuts across the common boundaries between the environmental, biological, and health sciences.

Graduate Opportunities

Our degree programs are flexible to accommodate your educational goals. We have the best features of a traditional university with the intimacy and attention usually associated with a small college. Our academic programs and research centers have attracted talented, world-class faculty and motivated students from around the world.

Courses will provide you with the foundation for research and professional careers. They are taught by faculty who are experts in their respective fields and cover both the fundamental and applied aspects of biochemistry, molecular biology, environmental science, environmental engineering, and environmental information technology. A student's selection of courses is customized to meet individual needs and can include courses from other divisions/departments within OHSU.

 

Degree Programs

Ph.D. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

The Ph.D. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology degree program prepares students for careers in bio- and medical-technology, health science monitoring and diagnostics.
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Ph.D. in Environmental Science & Engineering

The Ph.D. in Environmental Science & Engineering degree program prepares students for careers in academic research, teaching, regulation, and management.
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Masters in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

The Masters in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology degree program prepares students for careers in bio- and medical-technology, health science monitoring and diagnostics. It also can be useful preparation for higher degrees in the biochemistry, molecular biology, and medicine.
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Masters in Environmental Science & Engineering

The Masters in Environmental Science & Engineering degree program prepares students for careers in environmental monitoring, restoration, management, and regulation. It also can be useful preparation for higher degrees in the environmental sciences, law, or business.
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Master of Public Health in Environmental and Human Health - New in Fall 2014 pending approvals

The Master of Public Health in Environmental Systems and Human Health (ESHH) offers ecosystem-based public health training for students who would like to investigate and remediate environmental impacts on public health.
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Student Profile

Miranda Bradley

Miranda Bradley

Studying iron-oxide and iron-metal combinations to predict their reducing properties on contaminants.
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Things to See and Do in Portland and Surrounding Region


Sometimes you need a break from your graduate studies. Here are a few things to do nearby.

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