Experimental Design and Data Analysis
Design, execute, analyze, and interpret microbiology or molecular biology experiments at a graduate level.
Critical Reading and Evaluation
Critically read, understand, and evaluate current literature in the discipline.
Mastery of relevant wet bench and/or computational methods
Demonstrate proficiency with techniques relevant to microbiology and molecular biology. Specifically, all graduates will demonstrate understanding of the techniques of PCR, and other basic techniques such as cloning and expression of genes.
Effective oral and written communication of scientific ideas
Effective oral and written communication of scientific ideas and research.