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Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at San José State University

Our department strives to provide broad access to the highest quality education in chemistry at the bachelor’s and master’s degree levels.

News Highlights

Check out our News page to find out more about these and other stories in the department.

Prof. Esker Wins Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Early Career Faculty Development Grant

May 20, 2022

Prof. Esker Wins Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Early Career Faculty Development Grant

Prof. Grazioli Wins CSUPERB Faculty-Student Collaborative Research New Investigator Grant

May 6, 2022

Prof. Grazioli Wins CSUPERB Faculty-Student Collaborative Research New Investigator Grant

Prof. Muller Wins CSUPERB Research Development Grant

May 6, 2022

Prof. Muller Wins CSUPERB Research Development Grant for work on chiral structure elucidation

Prof. Radlauer Receives Early Career Investigator Award (ECIA). 

April 14, 2022

Prof. Radlauer Wins SJSU Research Foundation Early Career Investigator Award (ECIA). 

Prof. Tran Receives Award from Mission College

May 22, 2022

Prof. Tran Wins Award from Mission College.

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Safety Training Request

An active Safety Training Certification is required for work in chemical/wet research lab. Fill out the form to receive an invite to the safety course.

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SJSU Chemistry Alumni — Where are you now?

We hope you are doing well after graduation! Please take a few minutes to fill out this form to update us with your successes and endeavors.

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Faculty Employment Opportunities

Explore current faculty openings in the department.