Ask Jane: A searchable database of commonly-asked questions of the Student Services Center.

Associated Students of Stanford University's (ASSU): As the only student group of which every Stanford student is a member, the ASSU is tasked with advocating on behalf of the student body and ensuring the best possible Stanford experience.

Biomedical Association of the Interest of Minority Students (BioAIMS): BioMedically Affiliated Stanford Students (BioMASS) provides useful career resources and information, arranges fun social events, and imparts a political voice to the approximately 600 students enrolled in biological science graduate programs in 14 research departments here at Stanford University.

Biosciences Diversity: Cultural diversity in the PhD program in Biosciences.

Campus Report, The Stanford Daily: Stay current with updated campus news.

Center for Teaching and Learning: A great resource for Teaching Assistants.

CMGM, Bioinformatics Resource: Gain access to multiprocessor UNIX servers, SGI Modeling Workstations, UNIX Sequence Analysis and Modeling software, terabyte disk arrays, scientific databases, Mac & PC software and hardware.

Funding Opportunities: List of funding opportunites and it's deadline for graduate students.

Graduate Student Academic Policy and Procedures: University-wide policy for students.

HelpSU: Using your SUNet ID, you can send help request such as password issues, student account questions, etc.

Hume Writing Center: Writing workshops, one on one consults, and other writing resources.

HRP 214: Scientific Writing Course: A writing course.

SOM Career Center: Get help with job searches, career management, networking, etc.

Stanford University Libraries & Academic Resources: Links to all university libraries and resources.

Stanford University Bulletin/Explore Courses: Up to date yearly course catalog.

Stanford University Student Services Center: When in doubt, stop here first. A “how to” guide for most student needs (ID, Loans, Tax Info).

Vaden Health Center: Find out more about your health coverage and clinic hours.

Unofficial Guide to Stanford: Fun eats and reviews of campus spots.



PhD Program

The PhD program in Developmental Biology is one of 14 Biosciences PhD programs offered at Stanford University. Our faculty are dedicated to training new leaders to address the fundamental problems of development in a wide group of organisms.