Tremendous experiences for graduate students

Graduate Brochure

Amani Lee works on fluorine MRI in the laboratory of Professor William Pomerantz.
Amani Lee works on fluorine MRI in the laboratory of Professor William Pomerantz.

Our graduate students are central to our educational and research missions and are our most valuable assets. We have much to offer:

  • excellent faculty members who are leading researchers in their fields;
  • sophisticated state-of-the-art research equipment and facilities;
  • collaborative and interdisciplinary research opportunities; and 
  • unique environment of empowerment where you can contribute to and lead your own learning.

Our goal is to help you develop as chemists, teachers, scholars and leaders by providing a supportive and stimulating academic environment with world-class resources and outstanding training and leadership opportunities.

Student Voices #imaUMNchemist

In these videos on UMN Department of Chemistry YouTube channel, students talk about what makes the Department of Chemistry unique, including its collaborative research opportunities, commitment to inclusion and diversity, and caring community.

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Contact

  • Prospective Graduate Students
    Application Information
    chmapply@umn.edu
    (612) 624-8008
    Fax: 1-612-624-5724

    Stephanie Stathopoulous
    Assistant to the Director of Graduate Studies
    135 Smith Hall
    (612) 624-8008
    stephs@umn.edu

    Current Students
    Nancy Thao
    Assistant to the Director of Graduate Studies
    115 Smith Hall
    chemgrad@umn.edu
    (612) 624-0313

    • Director of Graduate Studies in Chemistry
    • Professor Philippe Buhlmann
    • buhlmann@umn.edu
    • Director of Graduate Studies In Chemical Physics
    • Professor Aaron Massari
    • massari@umn.edu