College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Welcome to The Center for Computational Biology

Formerly The Center for Bioinformatics, The Center for Computational Biology (Computational Biology Program) is an academic unit with tenure-track/tenured faculty appointments in the Program and postdoctoral and graduate training.

Using bioinformatics, biophysics, structural, and systems biology, the Center carries out fundamental research in life sciences, develops computational modeling tools, fosters community-wide activities in computational biology, and provides education for the new generation of researchers.


One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times