Department of Chemistry

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at Marshall University, where we offer a diverse range of undergraduate and graduate programs that foster a passion for scientific exploration. Our department is home to nationally recognized faculty members, state-of-the-art research facilities, and an enthusiastic community of scholars, all dedicated to advancing the frontiers of chemistry.

Academic Programs

Our undergraduate programs are designed to provide students with a strong foundation in chemistry, while allowing them to explore their specific areas of interest. From Biochemistry to Forensic Chemistry, our undergraduate curriculum offers a range of courses that are both challenging and rewarding. Our small class sizes ensure that each student receives individual attention from our experienced faculty members, who are committed to helping students achieve their academic and career goals.

In addition to our undergraduate programs, we offer graduate studies in Chemistry that provide a platform for innovative research and discovery. Our graduate students have access to cutting-edge research facilities and opportunities to collaborate with leading scientists in their fields. Whether it’s exploring new chemical reactions or developing innovative materials, our graduate programs prepare students for successful careers in academia, industry, or government.

In the Department of Chemistry, we pride ourselves on our commitment to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a diverse community of scholars is essential for scientific progress, and we actively seek to recruit and support students from all backgrounds. We also strive to create a welcoming and supportive environment for all students, with a range of resources available to help students succeed in their academic and personal lives.

If you’re passionate about chemistry and want to join a community of scholars dedicated to advancing the frontiers of scientific knowledge, we invite you to explore our undergraduate and graduate programs. We look forward to welcoming you to the Department of Chemistry.

Derrick Kolling
Chemistry Chair
Location: Science Building 450
Telephone: 304-696-2307
Stacy Good
Interim Business Manager & Chemistry Administrative Associate
Location: Science Building 270
Telephone: 304-696-2430
Contact Stacy Good for:
  • Travel
  • College budget
  • Graduate assistants