Graduate Handbook

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at the University of South Florida's Department of Chemistry. We congratulate you for being admitted to our graduate degrees program, and are thrilled that you have chosen to pursue your advanced studies in Chemistry at USF. We hope that your time here will be enjoyable and productive as you advance toward your career goals. This handbook is intended to acquaint you with the Chemistry graduate program. We ask that you familiarize yourself with the information and to use it as a handy reference as you matriculate towards your degree.

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The Department of Chemistry is dedicated to developing globally competitive students in academia and industry with expertise in a wide variety of interdisciplinary research disciplines:

  • Biomolecular Transformations and Analysis
  • Drug Discovery
  • Chemical Education
  • Computation and Modeling
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Molecular Catalysis
  • Porous Materials, and Polymers Chemistry

Opportunities for graduate study are available in:

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Chemical Education
  • Computer Modeling and Computational Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery and Delivery
  • Bioorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry
  • Biophysical Chemistry
  • Electrochemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Enzymology, Inorganic Chemistry
  • Marine Chemistry
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Metal-Organic Framework Chemistry
  • Nanomaterials
  • Natural Products
  • Nucleic Acid Chemistry
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Organocatalysis
  • Photochemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Polymers
  • Spectroscopy
  • Synthetic Organic Chemistry