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  • Department of Chemistry
    120 Chemistry
    Davis, CA 95616
    Tel: (530) 752-0953
    Fax: (530) 752-8995
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  • 250 Mrak Hall
    One Shields Avenue
    Davis, CA 95616

    Phone: (530) 752-0650
    Fax: (530) 752-6222
Chemistry

Application Deadlines

  • Priority: Jan 2, 2014
  • General: Mar 1, 2014
  • Space Available: Apr 15, 2014
  • Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2014
  • Continuing Student Fellowship: Dec 1, 2013

* Deadline Descriptions

Degrees Offered

  • M.S. Plan I
  • Ph.D. Plan B

Designated Emphases

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree, GRE scores and a completed application.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Prerequisite coursework in chemistry.
  • Admission is to the PhD program only

Degree Requirements

Students follow the degree requirements reflecting the year s/he was admitted or the most recent version below.

Administrative Bylaws

Students gain advanced knowledge of experimental and theoretical aspects of analytical, biological, inorganic, organic, physical, and theoretical chemistry. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in chemistry.

While an M.S. degree may be obtained while pursuing a Ph.D. degree, only Ph.D. applications will be accepted.

This is a departmentally-based Graduate Program.

For more information, visit the Chemistry website.

Contacts

Program Chair
Susan Kauzlarich
(Department Chair)
Chemistry (530) 752-4756
Frank E Osterloh
(Graduate Program Chair)
Chemistry (530) 754-6242
Academic Advisers
James Ames
(Adviser: General)
Chemistry 9/1/13 - 8/31/15 (530) 752-6358
Alan L Balch
(Adviser: General)
Chemistry 9/1/12 - 8/31/14 (530) 752-0941
David Goodin
(Adviser: General)
Chemistry 9/1/12 - 8/31/14 (530) 752-5189
Mark J Kurth
(Adviser: General)
Chemistry 9/1/12 - 8/31/14 (530) 554-2145
Carlito B Lebrilla
(Adviser: General)
Chemistry 9/1/12 - 8/31/14 (530) 752-6364
Clyde W McCurdy
(Adviser: Admissions Only)
Engr Applied Science 9/1/13 - 8/31/15 (530) 754-9736
Cheuk-Yiu Ng
(Adviser: General)
Chemistry 9/1/12 - 8/31/14 (530) 754-9645
Frank E Osterloh
(Adviser: Primary Contact)
Chemistry 9/1/12 - 8/31/14 (530) 754-6242
Dean J Tantillo
(Adviser: General)
Chemistry 9/1/13 - 8/31/15 (530) 754-5635
Graduate Program Staff Coordinator
Brad Wolf Chemistry (530) 752-0953
Student Affairs Officer (SAO) in the Office of Graduate Studies
Shelly Archer Graduate Studies (530) 754-5886