News & Highlights

Congratulations 2021 Chemistry Graduates!

The Department of Chemistry saw 27 undergraduate and 2 graduate students graduate at the conclusion...

Chemistry Major Blake Katz Receives Summer INBRE Fellowship

Blake Katz, a junior chemistry major in MSU’s ACS-certified chemistry program, has received a...

Dr. Whitnee Nettles Receives A&S Teaching Award

There is a diamond in a place we call Hand Chemical Lab. Dr. Whitnee Nettles, an Assistant Clinical...

Emerson/Stokes Collaboration joins the NIH’s COBRE Program in Pathogen Host Interactions hosted at MSU

The research collaboration of Drs. Joseph Emerson (Associate Professor of Chemistry) and Sean...

Patrick Receives Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award

Dr. Amanda Patrick, Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Mississippi State...

Chemistry students place in the 2020 Graduate Research Symposium

The 2020 Graduate Research Symposium was held Saturday October 24th and the chemistry...

Five Chemistry Research Groups Capture ORED Undergraduate Research Program Funds

Congratulations to the following research groups on their capture of ORED Undergraduate Research...

Chemistry Alumni awarded the "Ramakrishna Memorial Award" by the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon

MSU Chemistry alum, Dr. Sameera R. Gunatilake, was recently awarded the “Ramakrishna Memorial Award...

Ward, McTaggart, and Stevenson join MSU Chemistry

We congratulate and welcome three new professionals, Dr. Rebeca M. Ward, Ms. Kathryn D. McTaggart,...

Single molecule optoelectronics expert, Dr. Kun Wang, Joins MSU Chemistry as an Assistant Professor

We are pleased to announce Dr. Kun Wang will be joining our department this fall! He is an expert...

Biochemist Dr. Chris Johnson Joins MSU Chemistry as Assistant Professor

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Christopher Johnson will be joining our department this fall!...

Solar Energy and Device Expert, Dr. Mahesh Gangishetty, Joins MSU Chemistry as an Assistant Professor

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Mahesh Gangishetty from the Rowland Institute at Harvard...

Chemistry graduates near-record number of Ph.D.s despite the Shutdown

Through the use of technology and appropriate distancing practices 8 students defended their Ph.D....