Frequently Asked Questions
What is PULSe?
The Purdue University Interdisciplinary Life Science Ph.D. program (PULSe) provides opportunities for an interdisciplinary graduate experience in basic life sciences for Ph.D. students. PULSe offers: flexibility through first-year laboratory rotations; team experience within interdisciplinary cohorts; world-class facilities and resources; and diverse research opportunities across multiple disciplines.
PULSe is an interdisciplinary program that includes faculty members from 27 different departments/programs at Purdue. There are currently over 190 faculty in PULSe.