Chemistry and Chemical Biology

About the Program

Learn More About the Program

Our program has over 200 graduate students engaging in research across six areas of study: analytical, chemical biology, inorganic, organic, physical, and chemical physics. We encourage and support graduate research that transcends traditional academic boundaries by bringing together faculty from departments across campus, including the School of Medicine, College of Engineering, College of Biological Sciences and the Genome Center. Students pursuing their Ph.D. receive a competitive salary, tuition and fees paid for and comprehensive health insurance.

Degree Type
Departmentally-Based Graduate Program
Degrees Offered
M.S. Plan I
Ph.D. Plan B
Lead Dean

College of Letters and Science

Major Code

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
General: Dec 1, 2022
Space Available: May 1, 2023
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Dec 1, 2022
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2023

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Alan Reynolds

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Program Chair
Andrew Fisher
(530) 754-6180 |

Department Chair
David Goodin

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: General
James Ames
(530) 752-6358 |

Advisor: Primary Contact
Andrew Fisher
(530) 754-6180 |

Advisor: General
Gang-Yu Liu
(530) 754-9678 |

Advisor: Admissions Only
David Olson

Advisor: General
Dean Tantillo