The Department of Chemistry has 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 Central Instrument Facility that provides 24/7 student access to shared instrumentation.

NEWS

Two CSU professors receive highly competitive award from the Department of Energy

Justin Sambur and Mike Mooney among 50 nationwide to receive DOE Early Career Award

A scientist, a mentor, a rockstar: CSU community mourns loss of Bob Williams

Williams leaves behind legacy through groundbreaking research and empowering mentorship.

Going Viral: Biology student creates educational kit about the spread of pathogens

The Going Viral kit will be used by middle- and high-school students throughout Colorado.

Chemistry student awarded oldest graduate fellowship of its kind, NSF GRFP

Three-year fellowship gives Ian Moseley research freedom to focus exclusively on molecular magnets

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