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Women's Health Research Leads to CSU Award, Graduate School

Biochemistry major Miguel Tellez, who is working on promising research that focuses on a new aspect of copper metabolism in the body, has been accepted into Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

CBC Club Volunteers Time to Feeding the Needy to Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day

The Chemistry and Biochemistry Club prepared and served meals for local homeless people, neighbors with low income, and anyone who were in need. For those interested in getting involved, join the CBC!

In Memoriam — H. Eric Streitberger, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Dr. Streitberger was the inaugural recipient of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry's Alumni Day Award in 2016.

Chemistry Educator Focuses on Boosting Student Learning

Sachel VillafaƱe, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry

Chemist Focuses Research on Interactions of Molecules

Michael Groves, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, joined Cal State Fullerton this fall.

Our Newest Tenure-Track Faculty

Dr. Andrew Petit, Dr. Sachel Villafane-Garcia and Dr. Michael Groves join the department of chemistry and biochemistry this fall.

Chemist Uses Math and Computers to Model Excited Molecules

Andrew Petit joins CSUF this fall as a new assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry.

Faculty Position Open: Biochemistry and Chemistry Tenure-Track

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in Biochemistry and Chemistry.

Marie Johnson, dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Johnson stepped into her new position as dean July 1, following a 21-year teaching career at the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Commencement 2016

Commencement ceremonies were held on Saturday, May 21 for the College of NSM. View pictures of the Chemistry and Biochemistry graduates!

Alumni Day 2016

View pictures from the Second Annual Alumni Day hosted by the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry! Keynote speaker and alumnus, Dr. Pejman Naraghi-Arani, second from left, with Dr. Richard Deming, Dr. Gene Hiegel (his mentor) and Dr. Christopher Meyer.

Science Educator Honored With Inaugural Alumni Day Award

Science educator H. Eric Streitberger, center, receives the Alumni Day Award from chemistry and biochemistry faculty members Paula Hudson and Peter de Lijser, the department's chair.

Myth-Busting Duo Inspire

Adam Savage, left and Jamie Hyneman of Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters" were given a standing ovation last night as they stressed to students the value of science and learning through failure. David Bowman moderates, right.

A Champion for Global Health

CSUF alumna Navid Madani discusses her work as a senior scientist at Harvard Medical School

Combating Climate Change

CSUF Scientists, Students Tackle Ways to Help Earth

Biochemist Receives National Honor for Research Discoveries

Maria C. Linder, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has been named an American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow for her distinguished research efforts.

Leading the Way in SI

Philip Janowicz, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, is the interim director of the California State University Center of Excellence for Supplemental Instruction.

Inspiring Future Scientists

Alumna Navid Madani, center, a senior scientist at Harvard Medical School, recently returned to campus to discuss her HIV research and share how a CSUF education helped launch her career.

Honoring Student Science Research

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will showcase its trademark undergraduate research program on Friday, May 8, in Dan Black Hall from 12-2 pm.

Dr. John Haan Receives the Outstanding Untenured Faculty Member Award

Outstanding Faculty Award The Outstanding Untenured Faculty Member Award was presented to Dr. John Haan at the 32nd Annual Awards Reception held by the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics on April 30, 2015. Since joining the faculty in 2011, Dr.

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Annual Awards Reception

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics held its 32nd Annual Awards Reception on April 28, 2016 at the TSU Pavilions. Each of the Departments in the College gave recognition, scholarships and awards to its outstanding undergraduate and graduate students.

Course Offerings

**Attention: Take the Chemistry Placement Exam (CPE) before enrolling in CHEM 120A or CHEM 200. NOTICE REGARDING THIS INFORMATION: The following chemistry course listing is for informational purposes only, as it may be subject to change. Students wishing to obtain the

Meet the Faculty and Staff

Meet the faculty and staff of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

Degree Programs

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry offers an outstanding educational environment for undergraduate and graduate students. We offer undergraduate degree programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry as well as minors in Chemistry. Our graduate degree program is an M.S. in Chemistry.

Women's Health Research Leads to CSU Award, Graduate School

Women's Health Research Leads to CSU Award, Graduate School

Biochemistry major Miguel Tellez, who is working

CBC Club Volunteers Time to Feeding the Needy to Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day

CBC Club Volunteers Time to Feeding the Needy to Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day

The Chemistry and Biochemistry Club prepared and

In Memoriam — H. Eric Streitberger, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Biochemistry

In Memoriam — H. Eric Streitberger, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Dr. Streitberger was the inaugural recipient of

Chemistry Educator Focuses on Boosting Student Learning

Chemistry Educator Focuses on Boosting Student Learning

Sachel VillafaƱe, assistant professor of chemistry and

Chemist Focuses Research on Interactions of Molecules

Chemist Focuses Research on Interactions of Molecules

Michael Groves, assistant professor of chemistry and

Our Newest Tenure-Track Faculty

Our Newest Tenure-Track Faculty

Dr. Andrew Petit, Dr. Sachel Villafane-Garcia and

Chemist Uses Math and Computers to Model Excited Molecules

Chemist Uses Math and Computers to Model Excited Molecules

Andrew Petit joins CSUF this fall as

Faculty Position Open:  Biochemistry and Chemistry Tenure-Track

Faculty Position Open: Biochemistry and Chemistry Tenure-Track

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry invites

Marie Johnson, dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Marie Johnson, dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Johnson stepped into her new position as

Commencement 2016

Commencement 2016

Commencement ceremonies were held on Saturday, May

Alumni Day 2016

Alumni Day 2016

View pictures from the Second Annual Alumni

Science Educator Honored With Inaugural Alumni Day Award

Science Educator Honored With Inaugural Alumni Day Award

Science educator H. Eric Streitberger, center, receives

Myth-Busting Duo Inspire

Myth-Busting Duo Inspire

Adam Savage, left and Jamie Hyneman of

A Champion for Global Health

A Champion for Global Health

CSUF alumna Navid Madani discusses her work

Combating Climate Change

Combating Climate Change

CSUF Scientists, Students Tackle Ways to Help

Biochemist Receives National Honor for Research Discoveries

Biochemist Receives National Honor for Research Discoveries

Maria C. Linder, professor of chemistry and

Leading the Way in SI

Leading the Way in SI

Philip Janowicz, assistant professor of chemistry and

Inspiring Future Scientists

Inspiring Future Scientists

Alumna Navid Madani, center, a senior scientist

Honoring Student Science Research

Honoring Student Science Research

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will

Dr. John Haan Receives  the Outstanding Untenured Faculty Member Award

Dr. John Haan Receives the Outstanding Untenured Faculty Member Award

Outstanding Faculty Award The Outstanding Untenured Faculty Member

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Annual Awards Reception

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Annual Awards Reception

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Course Offerings

Course Offerings

**Attention: Take the Chemistry Placement Exam (CPE)

Meet the Faculty and Staff

Meet the Faculty and Staff

Meet the faculty and staff of the

Degree Programs

Degree Programs

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry offers

Chemistry & BiochemistryAlumni Spotlight

Learn what some of our recent alumni are doing

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March 16:  Dr. Rakesh Mogul, CSU Pomona

student-spotlightStudent Spotlight

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