Gustaf H. Carlson School of Chemistry

Explore Chemistry at Clark University

At the Gustaf H. Carlson School of Chemistry, faculty, grad students and undergraduates investigate together the properties of materials ranging from molecular structures and nanoparticles to DNA and high performance carbon fiber composites. The department offers a major, minor and elective courses for undergraduates, an accelerated B.A./M.S. for qualified Clark undergraduates, and a Ph.D. program.

Featured Upcoming Events

Fall Semester 2017

September 15, 2017
Graduate Research Updates
Wendy Nason, Valerie Ivancic, Quichen (Amy) Zheng

September 22, 2017
Richard Herrick Ph.D., College of the Holy Cross

28th Annual Harry C. Allen, Jr. Symposium

September 30, 2017 - Saturday*
In Honor of the Retirements of Professor Frederick Greenaway & Professor David Thurlow
Guest Speakers:
Fred Lariviere PhD (BA, 1994; Chemistry), Washington and Lee University, VA
Jamie Towle-Weicksel (PhD, 2012), Rhode Island College, RI
Yue Zou (PhD, 1991), Eastern Tennessee State University, TN
Phil Castellano PhD (BA, 1991) NC State University, NC
More information can be found on the Annual Harry C. Allen Jr. Symposium page

October 6, 2017
No Seminar

October 13, 2017
Hailiang Wang Ph.D., Department of Chemistry, Yale University

October 20, 2017
No Seminar

October 27, 2017
Scott Shaffer Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Medical School
(.pdf flyer)

Novemeber 3, 2017
BCMB Masters Defense
Thanaphorn Suk-in, Masters Student,
Department of Biochemistry, Clark University

November 10, 2017
Graduate Research Updates
Anamika Datta, Pramod Mishra, Tianyi (Teddy) Yang, Steven Beasley

November 17, 2017
Rafael Bruschweiler Ph.D., Ohio State University

December 1, 2017
Tom Vogt Ph.D., University of South Carolina

December 8, 2017
Susan Odom Ph.D., Department of Chemistry, University of Kentucky