Our School

As part of the Biology Department, the Ables Lab is housed in the newly renovated Science and Technology Building at East Carolina University, located in Greenville, NC.

ECU SciTech


Where is Greenville?


Conveniently located about 1.5 hours from Raleigh, NC (to the west) and 1.5 hours (or less) to the beautiful Outer Banks of NC (to the east).  Greenville is a small town, with a big college. 🙂


East Carolina University


At a population of approximately 27,000 students, ECU is the third largest school in the University of North Carolina system.  East Carolina University, a member of the 17-campus University of North Carolina System, is classified as a Doctoral/Research-Intensive University and enrolls around 29,000 students, with over 5,500 pursuing graduate and professional degrees.  Originally formed as a teaching college, the university now encompasses several different schools, including the Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences and the Brody School of Medicine.


To learn more about East Carolina University, click here!


The Biology Department

The Ables Lab welcomes doctoral, masters, and undergraduate students primarily through the Department of Biology at ECU.

To visit our Departmental website, click here!