Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry


Welcome to the Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Program at UToledo!

Interested in applying to graduate school?

Have questioned you want answered?
@ChemistryToledo will be holding online office hours every Monday, from 11am-noon (EST), until March 14, 2022!
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Our Ph.D. program, one of the largest in Ohio, celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2018. The achievements of our students are recognized nationally and internationally. We offer unique research opportunities and our research programs aim to explore challenging scientific questions in various fields of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

We provide you with a comprehensive selection of research programs, including Analytical, Biological and Biochemical, Inorganic, Materials, Organic, Physical, Photo and Cellular Chemistry. Our faculty members are highly recognized nationally and internationally for their quality of research, and our Department is equipped with cutting-edge instrumentation.

Currently, 90 excellent graduate students are part of our program, annually publishing approximately 50 peer-reviewed manuscripts in highly respected journals.

The success of our students is our top priority!

Key discoveries in our department include:

Contact the Graduate and Recruitment committee:

In her own words, hear from graduate student Heidi Fresenius about her time and experiences in the UToledo Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Program:


Last Updated: 6/27/22