Chemistry Research at University of Memphis

We're glad to see you are interested in participating in chemistry research at the University of Memphis! Use the links below to see which faculty have current and upcoming research opportunities in each area.

Letter from the Graduate Coordinator

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Memphis consists of a vibrant faculty representing all major areas of chemistry. Our faculty conduct cutting edge research that is often interdisciplinary and collaborative. These projects are funded by local, regional, and national agencies including the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, the Department of Defense, etc. Our research supports efforts to help train the next generation of scientists and science educators. If you are considering graduate school in chemistry, we would like to speak to you about becoming a graduate assistant in our department. Zoom meetings can be scheduled with the Graduate Coordinator by emailing a request to gradchem@memphis.edu. Answers to frequently asked questions about our program can be found here. Likewise, additional information on the process of applying to our program via the University of Memphis Graduate School can be found here. Also, language requirements for international applicants mandated by the UM Graduate School can be found here.

Best regards,

Timothy Brewster, PhD
Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator
Department of Chemistry
University of Memphis