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Welcome to BilDS!

Our website will help acquaint you with the Biological Data Science (BilDS) Program for Doctoral Students.

This program is specifically integrated with existing PhD programs across the University of Vermont campus.

For specific questions pertaining to BilDS, you may contact one of the core faculty members or program coordinator listed here.

They will be happy to assist with your inquiry. Thank you!

Jill Preston
CoDirector, Professor of Plant Biology

Yolanda Chen
CoDirector, Professor of Plant & Soil Science

Lola Chen
Program Coordinator