Finding new ways to connect: Virtual Meet & Greet for Prospective Graduate Students

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry held the first ever “Virtual Meet & Greet” for Prospective Graduate Students on April 4th. The virtual event began with a general welcome by Jorg Woehl (Graduate Admissions Subcommittee Chair) and Joe Aldstadt (Department… Read More

Scientific Glassblowing: Art & Science

Neal Korfhage was recently featured in a story with CBS 58’s Alex Corradetti.

New Chemistry Building Groundbreaking Ceremony

Impression from the MIDD symposium 2022

Impression from the MIDD symposium 2022

Hiring: Laboratory Manager

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is seeking applicants for a Laboratory Manager. Reporting to the Department Administrator, the Laboratory Manager coordinates and oversees the daily operation of the teaching laboratories for the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. This position supervises the tasks of… Read More

Undergraduate Students Receive Awards for Research

Chemistry & Biochemistry students continue to win Support for Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) awards. The SURF program is designed to foster faculty-student research collaborations, and, as such, we are particularly eager to fund work through which students have the opportunity… Read More

ACS Local Milwaukee Section – Poster Winners

Congratulations to our winners! UNDERGRADUATE 2nd place: Taylor Wilcox (UWM) GRADUATE 1st place: Daniel Webb (UWM) 3rd place: Kamal Pandey (UWM) Click here for the full article

Dr. Resham Rana wins Young Investigator Award

Dr. Resham Rana has been awarded first prize Advanced Surface Engineering Division Young Investigator Award from the American Vacuum Society. This award recognizes outstanding participation and research based on a presentations at the AVS International Symposium.

Department Receives Discovery and Innovation Grants

UWM’s Discovery and Innovation Grant (DIG) program provides seed funding to supports high-quality, innovative research and invests in projects selected through an independent and objective process. This year’s awardee’s included: Xiaohua Peng Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry Novel ROS-Activated Prodrugs… Read More

NIH Awards the Department a 3-Year $442,896 Grant

On September 20, 2021, the National Institute of General Medical Sciences awarded our department an Academic Research Enhancement Award for Undergraduate-Focused Institutions (AREA) grant. AREA (aka R15) grants “stimulate research at educational institutions that provide baccalaureate and/or advanced degrees for a… Read More