HMB496Y1: Research Project in Human Biology

A research project course for students enrolled in a Human Biology program, supervised by a faculty member appointed in a faculty or division at St. George Campus (Faculties of Arts & Science, Medicine, Engineering, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, etc.). Open to third and fourth year students.

Enrolment is by application. Detailed application instructions are available on the HMB Special Enrolment website: For your application to be submitted and considered, you must first secure a supervisor for your research project. Applications are due by May 1 for the summer term or September 1 for the fall/winter terms, though students are encouraged to start looking for a supervisor at least 6 months in advance. This course is open to all Human Biology students.

Should a HMB Specialist require help securing a supervisor, the request must be made by email to the Human Biology Program Office no later than July 20 for Academic year projects and January 30 for Summer projects.

Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Permission of the Human Biology Program; please refer to the Human Biology Program website for more details
Students are not permitted to do a HMB research project concurrently with another research project