Institute of Bioinformatics

IOB members are actively conducting bioinformatics research in a wide range of areas, ranging from structural genomics and bioinformatics, plant genomics and bioinformatics, microbial genomics and bioinformatics, biomedical and cancer bioinformatics, pharmaco informatics, glyco genomics and bioinformatics, to computational and statistical sciences for bioinformatics.

African Studies Institute

The mission of the African Studies Institute embraces enhancement of the teaching of courses with a rich African content; initiation of new courses and degree programs in African Studies; expansion of current and the creation of new studies abroad programs; providing for and assisting student and faculty exchanges; encouraging collaboration in research opportunities in and about Africa; and developing continuing education and outreach programs between African institutions, other Georgia and US institutions, and the University of Georgia.

Plant Biology

From molecules to ecosystems, the Plant Biology department embraces the entire spectrum of plant biology. The Plant Biology faculty and students publish in top journals, are well-funded by extramural grants, present their research in seminars and conferences all over the world, and serve on a variety of grant review panels and editorial boards.