College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Welcome to The Center for Bioinformatics

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

The Center carries out fundamental research in life sciences, develops computational modeling tools, fosters community-wide activities in bioinformatics, 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
1 of 9 public universities with outstanding study abroad programs.
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46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
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Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
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$260.5 million in externally funded research expenditures
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times