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Dr. Abuzar Kabir to serve as Guest Editor


Fabric Phase Sorptive Extraction (FPSE), developed by Drs. Kabir and Furton, has continued to enjoy worldwide popularity as a new generation, green analytical and bioanalytical sample preparation technique. Today, Separations, a renowned Switzerland based open access journal, has announced to publish a Special Issue of the journal on "ADVANCES IN FABRIC PHASE SORPTIVE EXTRACTION". Dr. Kabir will serve as the Guest Editor of the Specia

Congratulations to Drs. Kevin O'Shea and Bruce McCord


Chemistry professor Kevin O'Shea is the recipient of the 2017 Faculty Convocation Award for Excellence in Advising and Mentoring. Professor Bruce McCord received the Faculty Award for Research and Creative Activities. Congratulations to both!

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded for 3D Views of Biological Molecules


Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for developing a new way to construct precise three-dimensional images of biological molecules, potentially leading to, a revolution in how scientists study the inner workings of cells.

Upcoming Events

Graduate Seminar, Friday

12/01/2017 11:00 AM

Suzan Wallace (University of Vermont) will present a seminar entitled"Hide and seek: How do DNA glycosylases locate oxidatively damaged DNA bases amidst a sea of undamaged bases?"


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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