Department of Chemistry Resources & Information: chem.colostate.edu/covid-19-faq/.
Main Office Contact Information: 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday through Friday: chem-info@colostate.edu or 970-491-6381
University Closure: Due to inclement weather, the University and our offices are closed Monday, Feb. 15.

Main Office Contact Information: 7:45 a.m.–4:15 p.m., Monday through Friday: chem-info@colostate.edu or 970-491-6381

The main office has extended virtual hours during the summer to align with the Dean’s Office.  The office will be closed from 12:00pm to 1:00pm for the lunch hour Monday-Thursday.  We will also be completely virtual on Fridays.  You can reach anyone on the admin team via teams, email, or by phone during these virtual hours.  These new hours will continue until August 5th.

Breathe in, breathe out: Scientists continue probing chemistry of indoor air
Celebrate! Colorado State University Awards 2022
Scholarships Propel Chemistry Grad to Leadership Position
Justin Sambur and Joseph Zadrozny awarded the National Science Foundation CAREER Award
CSU Chemistry Club achieves American Chemical Society’s highest student chapter award

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University. We have an international reputation for excellence in research across a broad array of disciplines, including analytical, biological, inorganic, organic, materials and physical chemistry. Ph.D. graduates receive world-class training, participate in cutting-edge (and often interdisciplinary) research projects, and are employed at all levels of academia and industry around the globe. The faculty also enjoy an award-winning reputation for teaching excellence. Undergraduate students benefit both from access to this classroom expertise and from a long tradition of substantive undergraduate participation in research. The Department’s research efforts are supported by a state-of-the-art Analytical Resources Core that provides 24/7 student access to shared instrumentation.

TEACHING-FOCUSED FACULTY POSITIONS IN CHEMISTRY


The Department of Chemistry at Colorado State University, located in Fort Collins, CO, seeks to hire at least two non-tenure track Assistant Professors with interest and experience in large lecture course instruction, for continuing 9-month appointments. Exceptional candidates with teaching experience in general and/or organic chemistry are encouraged to apply. For more information, see our employment opportunities.

Kill it with fire: CSU researchers seek solution for pervasive PFAS pollutants

CSU researchers Jens Blotevogel and Anthony Rappé recently received a $474,000 U.S. Department of Defense grant to study and improve the incineration process, so PFAS can be permanently removed from the environment without producing hazardous byproducts.

Inaugural cohort of CSU Leadership Fellows announced

The inaugural cohort of Colorado State University Leadership Fellows includes Associate Professor Amber Krummel, Department of Chemistry.

SCIENCE STRAIGHT UP - CHEMISTS AMBER KRUMMEL AND NANCY LEVINGER FEATURED IN RECENT PODCASTS

Associate Professor Amber Krummel is featured in Science is Human Because Humans do Science—Why Diversity Counts on July 8 and Professor Nancy Levinger provides her expertise in The Big Chill: How Cryopreservation Will Change Our Way of Life on July 22.

NEWS SPOTLIGHT

JOHN K. STILLE SYMPOSIUM – FRONTIERS IN ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Registration is now open. Click here to register.

Chemistry student selected as a DARPA Riser

Fourth year chemistry student, Kate Kostenkova, has been selected by the Defense Advanced Research Projects (DARPA) to participate in the agency’s Forward Conference series as a DARPA Riser.  DARPA risers are up-and-coming

Chemistry Student Honored

Elise Hadjis is double majoring in chemistry and merchandising and was honored for her fashion collection by the College of Health and Human Sciences. Read the article to see how she is

Chemistry Graduate Student Receives AAUW Fellowship

Graduate student Kelly Nieto has been selected to receive an AAUW American Dissertation Fellowship for the 2022-23 award year! The American Association of University Woman, AAUW, is a non-profit organization that was

NEWS

University Facility Fee Advisory Board approves Chemistry Building renovations

The Colorado State University Facility Fee Advisory Board (UFFAB) has accepted the Department of Chemistry’s proposal to create new lab spaces on the 3rd floor of the Chemistry Building.

Department of Chemistry announces four new concentrations

The Department of Chemistry is excited to announce four new ASC certified concentrations: forensic chemistry, health sciences, environmental chemistry and sustainable chemistry.

Chemistry student wins big at “All In Bloom” fashion show

Double major Elise Hadjis used her degree in chemistry to help her designs stand out.

Chemists design chemical probe for detecting minute temperature shifts in the body

The Zadrozny Lab designs molecules that allow magnetic resonance imaging to do things that it currently can’t do.

UPCOMING SEMINARS & CALENDAR

By Various Speakers
8/6/22 at 8:30am-6pm in Canvas Stadium, 4th Floor
By Jia Niu, Ph.D.
9/2/22 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101
By Alex Grenning, Ph.D.
9/19/22 at 4:00 PM in Chemistry A101