Chemistry & Chemical Biology at McMaster lets you explore the chemistry of solids and living systems. Strong links among our research and teaching combined with internationally recognized faculty members and facilities make this Department one of the best in Canada.
We pursue cutting-edge, collaborative research, developing tools and techniques that improve lives...
Our undergraduate programs give students the tools to break down real world problems, such as how to monitor a disease’s progress or build a better battery, and apply their knowledge to design possible solutions. Laboratory courses give students hands on experience to test hypotheses using state-of-the-art equipment and laboratory facilities.
Our graduate programs offer opportunities to conduct cutting-edge research in all disciplines of modern chemical science. Explore to see the exciting opportunities that our Department can provide and find research areas to match your interests.
The combination of state-of-the-art equipment and experienced, professional personnel provides unparalleled analytical services to our academic and industry clients. Our staff work closely with clients to solve unique research questions. We also offer compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) , a standard no other academic lab in North America offers.
Hands-on experience, state-of-the-art labs modelled on industry set-ups and innovative teaching approaches – all mark our undergraduate programs
Award-winning researchers and state-of-the-art research facilities combined with cross-disciplinary collaborative opportunities give our students unparalleled opportunities to explore
Our faculty and students pursue cutting-edge, collaborative research, developing tools and techniques that improve lives and enhance our understanding of the world
We specialize in helping our academic and industry partners solve their analytical needs, including NMR and MS GMP testing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs)
Friday, 15 October 2021
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Tuesday, 12 October 2021
The undergraduate students in the Brook Research Group weren't yet born when Faculty of Science Research Chair Mike Brook and research scientist Dan Chen began working together.
Mike... Read more
Monday, 27 September 2021
New Centre for Advanced Light Microscopy supports world-class researchThe newest core research facility in the Faculty of Science brings high-end scientific workhorses together under one... Read more
Friday, 13 August 2021
Journal of Fluorine Chemistryjournal homepage: www.elsevier.com/locate/fluor
Professor Ronald James Gillespie, O.C., F.R.S. (Canada), F.R.S. (UK), was born on August 21, 1924 in London, England and passed... Read more
Thursday, 12 August 2021
It is with sadness that we share the news that Prof. Ron Gillespie has passed away. Ron was a notable figure both as an instructor... Read more
Friday, 6 August 2021
The first year chemistry program is currently accepting applications for undergraduate teaching assistants for the fall term (CHEM 1A03/1E03 and 1AA3). Applicants should have completed... Read more
Tuesday, 3 August 2021
The second year chemistry program is currently accepting applications for undergraduate teaching assistants for the fall term (CHEM 2OA3). Applicants should have completed a minimum... Read more
Monday, 31 May 2021
McMaster University has announced a new honours sustainable chemistry program that the university says is the first of its kind in Canada.The program, which starts in the... Read more
Wednesday, 26 May 2021
CHEM 2SC3 | Chemistry and Chemical Biology | 18 students
Students know best. Half of CHEM 2SC3 (Sustainable Chemistry) were scientists who were not interested... Read more
Thursday, 13 May 2021
We are seeking an experienced administrative assistant to support our Departmental Chair and the Chemistry Graduate Program. This role will be expected to work under... Read more
Thursday, 15 April 2021
As you will now be aware, the University has cancelled any in-person activities in courses for the Spring term of 2021. Accordingly, the Department of... Read more
Thursday, 25 March 2021
The second year chemistry program is currently accepting applications for undergraduate teaching assistants for the spring and summer terms (CHEM 2OA3 and CHEM 2OB3). Applicants... Read more
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