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College of Arts and Sciences Department of Chemistry

Pullman is located in the southeastern corner of Washington and lies in the heart of the Palouse prairie, a region of extraordinary beauty with rolling, dune-like hills. You won’t find smog or traffic jams in Pullman, just a dynamic setting dominated by a college-town atmosphere with a community that truly appreciates its University and students. The opportunities for outdoor recreation are truly exceptional, with world-class mountaineering, rafting, backpacking, fishing, skiing, camping, and mountain biking nearby.

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The Department of Chemistry is committed to the success of its faculty, graduate, and undergraduate students. Hiring new faculty, recruiting graduate students, and increasing the number of undergraduate majors are the primary foci of the department.  We have an established history of providing a world class education to our majors and Ph.D. students. Our faculty lead the way in breakthrough technologies and fundamental research within our departmental focus areas:

  1. Chemistry of Biological Systems
  2. Chemistry of Materials
  3. Chemistry of Energy and the Environment

So, whether you’re a prospective employee, prospective student, or current student, see how you can get involved and help continue our tradition of excellence.

Faculty Openings

  • None at this time

Research Scientists

  • None at this time

Staff Openings

  • None at this time.

Postdoc Openings

Post-doctoral researchers are an integral part of the success of our faculty. There are currently several open positions for research in our three focus areas. To learn more about the opportunities available to you click here.

Teaching Assistants

Teaching assistants play a vital role in the educational mandate of our department. To learn more about the opportunities available to you click here.

Research Opportunities

Cutting edge scientific research is the driving force of our department’s continued success. It is also the platform by which our graduates and undergraduates get exposed to the thrill of scientific discovery, inspiring their academic success and future endeavors. Research opportunities are available at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.

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