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MSU Denver Chemistry & Biochemistry faculty members are experts in all fields of chemistry and have a desire for educating, often continuing their research alongside the students enrolled in their classes. Check out our ranking as one of the Top 20 Best Colleges for Chemistry in the nation! With a degree in chemistry or biochemistry, your education starts with our classes, but it doesn’t end there. Join us in the challenging learning environment we love. We hope to read about your future discoveries in your forthcoming field of expertise!

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Student Employment Job Openings for Fall 2023

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If interested in applying for a position, please contact Katie Senga at [email protected]

Women in STEM Conference

Introducing a brand new course for Fall 2023! To learn more, watch the video below!


MSU Denver Chemistry is offering instrumentation workshops this Fall on GC-MS and LC-MS to enable new skillsets, enhance training, and advance technician and other careers.

More details are available at https://www.msudenver.edu/innovative-lifelong-learning/bootcamps/chemistry-instrumentation/


Sign up for the 8th Annual Women in STEM Conference by scanning the QR code above or go to bit.ly/womeninstem8


Are you curious to know more about proteins? Take our brand new Biochemistry lab!

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Interested in RNA Virus Structure-Function? Then take our brand new Senior Experience course for Biochemistry majors!

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Phone: 303-615-0277

Email: [email protected]

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Main Office: Science Building Room 3062 (SI 3062)

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Metropolitan State University of Denver
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Campus Box 52
P.O. Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217-3362