Welcome to the Department of Biology and Chemistry


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The foremost mission of the department is to provide a high quality education for the students in Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences and Geology. Upon completion of the program students will be prepared for employment in the private and public sectors as well as professional and graduate education. The department also strives to increase the body of scientific knowledge through research. We serve the university by providing General Education courses and service courses for students in Nursing, Innersole and Education.

Dr. Daniel Mott


Dr. Daniel J Mott
Associate Dean/Associate Professor

Lamar Bruni Vergara Science Center 312C 
(956) 326-2583


Department of Biology and Chemistry
5201 University Boulevard, Lamar Bruni Vergara Science Center 312, Laredo, TX 78041
Phone: 956-326-2441 E-mail: lucia.cortez@tamiu.edu

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