University of Lincoln


Undergraduate courses.


Postgraduate programmes.


Research in the School of Life Sciences.


Welcome to the School of Life Sciences at the University of Lincoln. This interdisciplinary School provides an exciting and stimulating environment where excellence in teaching and research are highly valued, and we provide opportunities for students and staff to pursue their scientific ambitions.  

The School of Life Sciences has a growing reputation for both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research, which covers a wide spectrum of the Life Sciences and elements of Physical Science. We currently run undergraduate courses in Animal Behaviour & Welfare, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical ScienceBioveterinary Science, Forensic Science and  Zoology. We also offer taught masters in Biotechnology, Clinical Animal Behaviour and Erasmus Mundus Forensic Science

These web pages provide an insight into the courses we run, our current facilities and the research we do.

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with me or one of my colleagues to find out more.  

Dr Libby John, Head of School


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School of Life Sciences

Research Advances Understanding of Vascular Disease

Why Earth’s Greatest Mass Extinction was the Making of Modern Mammals

The Secret Life of Dogs

Beyond Botox

Journey to the Cloud Forests of Ecuador 

Groundbreaking Research into Bushcricket Song

and more...


Life Sciences Brochure 2014 (PDF) 


Year of Science 2014‌‌

Women in Science Engineering and Technology - WISE