Loyola University Maryland

Department of Biology

About BioNavigators

The BioNavigators Network is collective of educators, and professionals from industry, government, and the private sector working to transform life science education in the BioHealth Capital Region.  Founded in 2016 through funding by the National Science Foundation, BioNavigators aims to invigorate student interest in STEM careers through innovative life science curricular, infused with collaborative approaches, and developed and taught with stakeholders from the bioscience community. The network represents diverse partnerships whose members are passionate about helping students achieve their career aspirations.  Our ultimate goal is to lay the foundation for a workforce talent pipeline that attracts top-notch students and permits the BioHealth industry to thrive.

Steering Committee Members

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Andrew Schoeffield
Faculty

Drew Schoeffield, Ph.D.

This biology professor—and Loyola alumnus—specializes in microbiology, and aims to create a community of scholars at his alma mater

Biology
Students measure drops of blood for a lab assignment.
Course Snapshot

Exploring Biology 101: Introduction to Forensic Science

Learn about the field of forensics and acquire the lab techniques needed to conduct crime scene investigations.