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A graduate degree from the UW-Madison Department of Chemistry prepares students for high-level academic research, industry and faculty positions.

Read about our successful graduate students below and follow the links at the bottom of this page to learn more about becoming a Badger Chemist.

Graduate Student Spotlights

  • 2018 Snout Out

    Annual GSFLC Snout Out boasts food and fun

    By Rebeca L. Fernandez Graduate Student, Brunold Group September 25, 2018, Madison, WI – The Graduate Student-Faulty Liaison Committee (GSFLC) celebrated its 35th annual Snout-Out departmental picnic and softball tournament. Named after the original tradition of …

  • Left to right: Jonathan Valdez, Munish Chhabra, and Jennifer Yao stand with their third place check from the Tufts New England Case Competition. Alex Harwig was unable to attend the presentation but helped the team prepare for the contest.

    Students, Postdoc Place Third in Life Sciences Consultancy Competition

    The team included Munish Chhabra, a biophysicsPh.D. student in the lab of biochemistry professor Tom Record; Alex Harwig, a postdoctoral scholar in the lab of biochemistry professor Bob Landick; Jennifer Yao, a Biophysics Ph.D. student in the lab …

  • Nicholas Riley in the lab

    Nicholas M. Riley

    Nicholas M. Riley is a graduate student from Louisville, KY, who attended the University of South Carolina as an undergraduate. He currently works with the Coon Research Group. Tell us about your research. My graduate research …

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