Larry Bennett graduation photo
The Department remembers SDSU alum and Chemistry Professor (1970-2000) Larry Bennett.


  • Accepting applications for: Tenure-track Faculty Position in Biochemistry.
  • Congratulations to David Marelius of the Grotjahn lab for being selected by the International Precious Metals Institute (IPMI) to receive its annual Richard Rubin Memorial Graduate Student Award sponsored by Republic Metals Corporation. The prize of $5,000 was established to recognize and encourage outstanding work by a graduate student in precious metals research. David's research includes catalysis of water splitting for clean energy.
  • Check out the Department's Facebook page! (With thanks to Prof. Chris Harrison.)

Upcoming Events

Oct 03Dept. Seminar – Prof. Emmanuel Theodorakis, University of California, San Diego, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Oct 10Dept. Seminar – Prof. Yitzhak Tor, University of California, San Diego, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Oct 17Dept. Seminar – Prof. Tom Cole, San Diego State University, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Oct 20 Abstract deadline for Spring ACS National Meeting in Denver, most divisions (including ANYL, CATL, INOR, ORGN, PHYS)
Oct 24Dept. Seminar – Dr. Olga Mukhina, University of Denver, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Oct 31Dept. Seminar – Dr. Nathan Schley, California Institute of Technology, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM

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Department Chair: William G. Tong
Undergraduate Advisor: David Pullman
Graduate Advisor: Thomas Cole
Graduate Admissions: Douglas Grotjahn

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