Chemistry Department
Chemistry Department
Chemistry Department
Chemistry Department
Chemistry Department

UAH's Department of Chemistry takes an interdisciplinary approach to create new chemical knowledge and to mentor the next generation of the best and brightest students. The Chemistry Department offers degrees that are accredited by the American Chemical Society (ACS).

Discover our Programs

Chemistry supports many efforts of scientists and engineers to improve life for humankind. Many fundamental discoveries made in our department find their way to practical applications. Adjacent to the world’s second largest research park we provide exciting opportunities to collaborate with some of the world’s leading industries.

Learn about our Research

Our faculty participate in the undergraduate and graduate educational programs while directing active, cutting-edge research programs. This research activity, available to both undergraduate and graduate students, provides the foundation needed for a lifetime of independent learning. According to the National Science Foundation's annual HERD survery, UAH ranks #15 in NASA-funded physical science research expenditures.

Get to know our Faculty

Our program of teaching and research spans the breadth of chemistry, including biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, and physical (experimental and theoretical) chemistry. More specialized areas, such as environmental and atmospheric chemistry, materials sciences, and metabolomics are also covered. We offer an educational and research experience in the chemical sciences that is rich with challenges and opportunities.