School Overview

1847 The year we were founded
(as Lawrence Scientific School).
Our current dean is Francis J. Doyle III.

Academic Programs

7 Undergraduate
concentrations
(majors)

11 Graduate degrees
4 PhD
7 Masters

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Faculty, Research, and Staff

146 Faculty members
(ladder + non-ladder) as of September 2019

400 Appointed Reseachers
(including 227 postdoctoral fellows)
as of July 2019

189 Staff
as of July 2019

Our faculty have received the MacArthur Fellowship, the Turing Award, the Guggenheim Fellowship, election to the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine, and more

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Students

1,039 Undergraduate students
as of spring 2019

544 Graduate students
as of spring 2019

8,000+ Appointed Researchers
(including 227 postdoctoral
fellows) as of July 2019

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Our Campus

600,000 square feet of interconnected labs, classrooms, clusters, and offices among buildings housing Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Mathematics, and Physics departments

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