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Dr. Bruce McCord discusses a new tool for forensics detectives


Chemistry professor and IFRI faculty member Dr. Bruce McCord was recently interviewed by News Medical Life Sciences for his upcoming talk on forensic epigenetics.

Doctoral Student Wants to make Nuclear Energy Renewable


Radiochemistry Ph.D. student Ingrid Lehman-Andino and two of FIU’s nuclear chemistry professors are working on a solution. The researchers believe the U.S. could lessen the impact of climate change by producing nuclear power with smaller amounts of reused, short-lived radioactive waste that is less toxic than what is used now.

Arsenic research lab lands a top journal cover, again


When research led by one of the doctoral students in his lab recently landed the cover of a top journal in chemistry and toxicology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Professor Barry Rosen likened it to a golfer getting a hole in one. “Most researchers go an entire career without a cover,” he said. Barry P. Rosen is a Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.


“Mercury in the Savannah River Liquid Waste System: Facts, Myths, and Impacts”

01/17/2018 10:00 AM

Seminar to be presented on Wednesday, January 17, 10:00 am, in ECS 143 by Dr. Bill Wilmarth, Savannah River National Lab.

Graduate Seminar, Friday

01/19/2018 11:00 AM

Dr. Susan D. Richardson, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry University of South Carolina, will present a talk entitled "What’s in my drinking water?"


Senior faculty position in Chemistry and Biochemistry (Associate Professor or Professor)


Florida International University invites applicants for a senior faculty position in Chemistry and Biochemistry (Associate Professor or Professor) as part of FIU’s Diversity Mentor Professorship Initiative to recruit excellent STEM faculty with a history and commitment to the mentorship of students from underrepresented and underserved populations, particularly women and Hispanic-American and African-American students.

Tenure Track Faculty Position - Organic Chemist


The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Florida International University invites applications for a Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor position in Organic Chemistry to begin in August 2018. A Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related field and research plans in organic or organic materials chemistry with potential applications in nuclear chemistry or radiochemistry is expected.

Tenure Track Faculty Position - Biomolecular Sciences


The Biomolecular Sciences Institute(BSI) at Florida International University invites applications to fill an open rank, tenure-track faculty position. The successful candidate will hold a primary position in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, under the School of Integrated Science and Humanity of the College of Arts, Sciences & Education.

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