Graduate Program

Facilities are available for graduate training leading to the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. The Department is well-equipped for most fields of physiological research, including various areas of:

  • Cardiovascular Physiology
  • Cellular and Molecular Physiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Fetal/Neonatal Physiology
  • Membrane Biophysics and Transport Physiology
  • Cellular and System Neurophysiology
  • Renal Physiology
  • Respiratory Physiology
  • Vision

Graduate Student Manual

The Department of Physiology Graduate Student Policy Manual provides guidelines from a student's admission to assistance with thesis preparation and finally convocation. The manual is provided to current students annually upon updates.  If you require a copy please email the Kim Sawada (kim.sawada@ualberta.ca).


Please see the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research for detailed information and applications.