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McDaniel Biology offers dynamic coursework in biological science and the inner workings of organic life that forms the essential background for pursuing medical and graduate programs in the life sciences, and careers in biological research or education.

Two students in lab coats look at a microscope.

A Decade of Collaboration, Transformation, and Growth In the Biology Lab

When Cheng Huang joined the McDaniel faculty in 2012, the associate professor of Biology launched his research lab with a goal of creating transformational opportunities for undergraduate students. Since then, ambitious Biology students have honed their skills with summertime experiments on zebrafish embryos in the Huang lab. 

McDaniel College mascot with Randy Day '77

Impressive Outcomes Randy Day ’77 Meet Our Alumni

As the chief operating officer of Perdue Farms, Randy Day '77 with CEO Jim Perdue is setting a new industry standard for how its chickens are bred, raised and harvested that has won unanimous applause from animal-rights organizations.

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Dr. Cheng Huang

Associate Professor and Department Chair

Phone: (410) 857-2402

Office: Lewis Hall of Science 205


Lewis Hall of Science and Eaton Hall