College of Science and Technology

Department of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry undergraduate and graduate students will study and live in a teaching and research environment that is collegial and contributes to life-long learning. This is possible because the Department of Chemistry has excellent student-professor relationships, outstanding course offerings and excellent instructional and laboratory facilities.

The department offers undergraduate degree programs in chemistry, secondary chemistry education and teaching in chemistry education. The department also offers a Master of Science in chemistry.

Graduates of the program enjoy successful careers in industry, academia and the government. Many of our graduates go on to pursue advanced degree programs at prestigious graduate, dental and medical schools across the country.

Chemistry Department Contacts

Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Marion Franks, (, Room 345, New Science Building, Tel: 336-285-2230. Please click Chemistry Override Form for the override requests.

Graduate Studies,  Dr. Divi Venkateswarlu, (, Room NSB 341, New Science Building, 336-285-2236

General Inquiries, Department Chair, Dr. Zerihun Assefa, (, Room 348, New Science Building, Tel: 336-285-2255


Department of Chemistry
New Science Building
1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411
Phone: 336-285-2240
Fax: 336-334-7124