Department of Comparative Medicine


  • B.S. degree in any scientific discipline. Undergraduate education should include physics, general chemistry, biochemistry and/or genomics, microbiology
  • Selection is based on an evaluation of academic records, GRE scores, research experience, and letters of reference
  • The DCM welcomes applications from Underrepresented Minority (URM) Students and students with disabilities


The DCM Assistant to the Chair, at (206) 221-3396 or (206) 543-8047 or Brian Iritani DVM, PhD, Professor and MS Program Director at (206) 221-3932 or email

The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.