Fall 2023 Applications for the PhD and MS in Chemistry programs are now open!

Review of both PhD and MS applications will begin on December 1, 2022, and will continue until the class is full. Early applications are thus encouraged! Applicants may submit a request for an application fee waiver through our Google form. Fee waivers are available for both MS and PhD applicants. Request more information about the PhD and MS in Chemistry programs here.


Bagels and Coffee with Chemists Held on October 26

The Department of Chemistry held its Bagels and Coffee with Chemists event on October 26 from 10 AM to 1 PM in the Hovorka Atrium. Prospective Chemistry majors had the opportunity to mingle with the Undergraduate Recruiting Committee, learn about current departmental research from graduate students, and enjoy some...

PhD Program Virtual Information Session 2022

Interested in pursuing a graduate degree in Chemistry? The Department of Chemistry will host two virtual information sessions regarding our PhD program and Fall 2023 admissions! Prospective applicants will have the chance to speak with current faculty and graduate students, learn about the department's current research, and ask questions. Sessions...

Chemistry PhD Student Chris Acquah Wins Two-Minute Pitch Award

Chemistry PhD student Chris Acquah of the Crespo lab was recently awarded one of ten awards at the Two-Minute Pitch Your Poster Contest during Innovation Week. Congratulations, Chris!  

Chemistry Alumni Homecoming Begins Oct. 6!

The Chemistry Department's inaugural Chemistry All-Alumni Reunion will kick off on October 6 with a medley of events! Please see the flyer below for more information regarding the reunion. Registration is now open!  

Congratulations to Dr. Blanton Tolbert!

Please join us in congratulating our very own Prof. Blanton Tolbert on being selected as the Inaugural Vice President of Science Leadership and Culture at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI). Prof. Tolbert is a world-renowned biophysical chemist, and his research expertise includes understanding the molecular mechanisms of RNA...

Registration for YCES is Live

Registration for the Ernest B. Yeager Center for Electrochemical Sciences (YCES) 2022 Workshop on Electrochemical Measurements is now live. Please visit https://chemistry.case.edu/research/yces/ to claim your spot today!


Crespo Group paper selected as one of the top in P&P

The recent paper, “The Triplet State of 6-thio-2′-deoxyguanosine: Intrinsic Properties and Reactivity Toward Molecular Oxygen” by Crespo Group members, Marvin Pollum and Luis Ortiz-Rodriguez was selected as one of the top papers published in Photochemistry and Photobiology for P&P’s virtual issue celebrating the publications 55th anniversary.