Our research spans virtually all areas of modern chemical research and related fields.
Our PhD program features internationally recognized research and a small student/faculty ratio.
Major & Minor
Pursue a degree or take courses in chemistry. Undergraduates can consider our five-year BS/MS degree program.
Seminars & Colloquia
October 13, 2017
The local Rochester section of the American Chemical Society honored 50, 60 and 70 year members at t ...
October 12, 2017
Lauren VanGelder (3rd year graduate student in the Matson Group) was awarded 1st prize in a poster c ...
August 11, 2017
Chemistry major Austin Bailey ’18 (T5) has been able to carry out specialized research to a ra ...
May 29, 2017
At one time you could wander through the labs of pharmaceutical companies and hardly ever see light ...
May 17, 2017
Ignacio Franco, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Physics, was awarded the ACS OpenEye Outstandin ...
From research opportunities to coursework, undergraduate students can make the most of the summer semester at Rochester.
CBI Training Program
Graduate students in the chemical and biological sciences at Rochester have the opportunity to participate in the NIH-funded Chemistry-Biology Interface (CBI) Training Program. Thirty faculty members from six departments and programs in AS&E and SMD serve as mentors to students participating in the program.
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