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Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Promoting Student Success Through Excellence in Chemistry

Welcome!

Welcome to the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department! Here, we promote student success by achieving excellence in the following:

Research – 21st century problems are tackled through innovative research efforts in a wide variety of areas, including agricultural, medicinal, and astrochemistry, to name a few.

Culture – We strive to create a positive, welcoming environment where students, staff, and faculty interact in-and-outside of the classroom, through spontaneous barbeques and engaging seminars.

Curriculum – Our invigorating curriculum conveys the knowledge of the complex discipline of chemistry to our students and the general public.

If you have questions or comments, we invite you to contact us by email at chemistry@boisestate.edu or by phone at (208) 426-3000.

Goals to Promoting Student Success

Culture

Work in a department that embraces a team spirit of cooperation and respect for all.

Research

Enhance and expand department research capacity.

Dr. Susan Shadle, Chemistry, Professor of the Year. John Kelly photo.

Curriculum

Deliver an integrated educational experience that is innovative, effective, and relevant.

News and Events

September 2021 Employee of the Month - Jeremy Daniels
Chemistry Students Publish Paper
Quantum DNA research receives $5M grant from the Department of Energy
August 2021 Employee of the Month – Karri Burgess

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