Chemical Biology at Stony Brook


Stony Brook’s Chemical Biology Training Program (CBTP) provides a unique training environment for graduate students interested in research at the interface of chemistry and biology. The CBTP is an integral part of the vibrant interdisciplinary community that exists between the life and physical sciences and the medical school. Students in this NIH funded program obtain an intensive training experience, which provides them with knowledge and experience to navigate this exciting interdisciplinary space.

Apply through these Participating Graduate Programs:

Biochemistry and Structural Biology


Molecular Genetics and Microbiology

Pharmacological Sciences

Faculty who participate in the CBTP have primary appointments in the following Departments:

Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Pharmacological Sciences, and Physiology and Biophysics, as well as the Brookhaven National   Laboratory.


Nicole S. Sampson and Peter J. Tonge


The Chemical Biology Training Program