Research Labs

Undergraduate research is available either through Chem 81/82 research credit, or as paid summer/academic year research assistants. To arrange research in a lab, reach out to the professor you would like to work with either via email or the method listed in their lab information below.

Analytical Chemistry

Kounaves Group: In-Situ Planetary Chemical Analysis, Biogeochemistry, & Astrobiology

Mace Group: Bioanalytical and Materials Chemistry

Robbat Group: Analytical Methods for Hazardous Site Field Investigations

Chemical Biology

Bennett Group: Organic Synthesis, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Synthetic Methodology, & Bioorganic Chemistry

Kritzer Group: Bioorganic Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, & Chemical Biology

Kumar Group: Bioorganic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, & Biomaterials

Scheck Group: Bioorganic Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Inorganic Chemistry

Davis Group: Inorganic and Materials Chemistry

Materials Science

Davis Group: Inorganic and Materials Chemistry

Kumar Group: Bioorganic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, & Biomaterials

Mace Group: Bioanalytical and Materials Chemistry

Thomas Group: Physical Organic Chemistry and Organic Materials

Shultz Group: Non-Linear Spectroscopy of Liquid Surfaces, Catalyst Design, & Device Creation

Shushkov Group: Quantum Simulations

Sykes Group: Surface Chemistry, Catalysis, & Microscopy

Utz Group: Chemical Reactivity at the Gas-Surface Interface (Department Chair)

Organic Chemistry

Bennett Group: Organic Synthesis, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Synthetic Methodology, & Bioorganic Chemistry

Kritzer Group: Bioorganic Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, & Chemical Biology

Kumar Group: Bioorganic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, & Biomaterials

Scheck Group: Bioorganic Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Thomas Group: Physical Organic Chemistry and Organic Materials

Physical Chemistry

Shultz Group: Non-Linear Spectroscopy of Liquid Surfaces, Solid Surfaces, & Thin Films

Sykes Group: Surface Chemistry, Catalysis, & Microscopy

Utz Group: Chemical Reactivity at the Gas-Surface Interface

Synthetic Chemistry

Bennett Group: Organic Synthesis, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Synthetic Methodology, & Bioorganic Chemistry

Davis Group: Inorganic and Materials Chemistry

Kumar Group: Bioorganic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, & Biomaterials

Thomas Group: Physical Organic Chemistry and Organic Materials

Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Lin Group: Computational Biophysical Chemistry

Shushkov Group: Quantum Simulations

Sykes Group: Surface Chemistry, Catalysis, & Microscopy