Department of Chemistry




The Department of Chemistry provides outstanding resources for research and career development, coupled with the University of Pittsburgh's commitment to being one of the world's leading academic institutions, will enable you to achieve your educational and professional objectives.

Interdisciplinary Research Areas

The Department of Chemistry provides exceptional training in state-of-the-art chemistry that leads to successful careers in industry, teaching and research. Here is a look at the interdisciplinary research areas:


The Department of Chemistry's research is organized in five divisions. Learn more about the different divisions.

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research is an important component of the undergraduate experience at the University of Pittsburgh. We encourage our students to get involved throughout their academic career.