At Virginia Commonwealth University, the overarching vision for VCU Life Sciences — in all of its mission elements of teaching, research and public service — is the study of biological complexity. In order to keep pace with modern research advances, VCU Life Sciences embraces a highly interdisciplinary, systems-based approach, relying on a universitywide matrix organization that includes hundreds of faculty members.


Browse the Life Sciences Collections:

Center for Environmental Studies

Center for Integrative Life Sciences Education

Center for the Study of Biological Complexity

Rice Rivers Center