Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Chemistry plays a central role in almost all advances in medicine, biology, biotechnology, materials science and agriculture. That makes it an exciting time to become a chemist.

Our programs are widely recognized for their undergraduate coursework, research opportunities, high scholastic achievements of our students and the distinguished careers built by our graduates.

Opportunities & Highlights

  • Department News

    Learn about recent achievements of our students and faculty.

  • Alumni Update

    Recent alumni achievements of Hank Deuermeyer '14, Erica Beede '15, Katy Platt '16 and Julianne Christiansen '16.

  • Assistant/Associate Professor of Chemistry

    Fixed-term, non-probationary, nine-month position for the 2019-2020 academic year. Closing: 11:59 p.m. CT 1/21/19. Learn More