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Announcements

  • Madison Kennedy, in Prof. Christal Sohl's research group, was one of ten outstanding presenters at this year's Student research Symposium, and will be representing SDSU at the state-wide research symposium in May. Ms. Kennedy is also a recipient of an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, and one of the College of Sciences Outstanding Graduates of 2018! Many congratulations!
  • Chemistry Professor Chris Harrison was recently recognized by the SDSU Faculty Senate for exellence in teaching in the College of Sciences. The Department congratulates this outstanding educator!
  • Congratulations to Prof. Erica Forsberg for her latest publication in Nature Protocols!

Upcoming Events

Jun 01Dept. Seminar – Dr. Paul Richardson, Pfizer, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Jun 05Dept. Seminar – Prof. Rebeka Gundry, Medical College of Wisconsin, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Aug 24Dept. Seminar – Lance Elliott, SDSU EH&S, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Aug 31Dept. Seminar – Prof. Kathie Seley-Radtke, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Sep 18Dept. Seminar – Prof. Kim Janda, The Scripps Research Institute, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM
Sep 28Dept. Seminar – Prof. Ulrich Muller , University of California San Diego, GMCS-301, 4:00 PM

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Department Contacts

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