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About Us


Producing knowledgeable graduates for careers in academia, industry and government. Promoting the collegial exchange of ideas, independent thought, and the highest ethical standards. Inspire a knowledge platform that supports an inventive culture. Educate future leaders about how chemistry underlies living systems and physical processes


The Chemistry Department is committed to helping each student achieve his/her personal academic potential by creating an environment that promotes,

  • frequent interactions between faculty and students,
  • independent thought, collegial exchange of ideas and high ethical standards,
  • development of innovative instructional techniques,
  • use of modern educational technology in lecture and laboratory courses, and
  • increased opportunities and greater participation by under-represented minorities.


  • We value the development of knowledgeable and inquisitive students in the chemical professions.
  • We value quality undergraduate research opportunities designed to make involvement in state of the art chemical research a part of a student’s chemistry education.
  • We value access to a quality education in chemistry for a diverse range of students.
  • We value rigorous standards for teaching and learning.
  • We value effective and innovative teaching practices.
  • We value a collaborative, collegial, and cooperative teaching and learning community composed of diverse scholars.
  • We value the synergistic relationship of teaching, scholarship, and service.