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Outstanding People and Events
Prof. Mario Monteiro
Congratulations to Professor Mario Monteiro for being recognized as one of the Royal Bank of Canada's Top 25 Canadian Immigrants for making a positive impact on the community since arriving in Canada.
Portrait of Prof. Adrian Schwan
Recognized as one of nine 'Outstanding Reviewers' by the Canadian Journal of Chemistry!
First page of key article
Acid mine drainage: electrochemical approaches to prevention, and remediation of acidity and toxic metals

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Upcoming Events
CHEM*7940 Seminar - Samantha Binkley - Thursday March 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am in SSC 1511
"Thermodynamic Measurements of Amines for Modelling Nuclear Power Plant Chemistry"
in partial fulfillment of requirements for the Master of Science degree in the Department of Chemistry
 
Date: Thursday March 21, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Location: SSC 1511
 
CHEM*7940 Seminar - Allyson Yee - Friday March 22, 2019 @ 10:00 am in SSC 1504
"Differential Ion Mobility to Study Ionization, Separation, and Identification of Guanine and its Derivatives using Mass Spectrometry"
in partial fulfillment of requirements for the Master of Science degree in the Department of Chemistry
 
Date: Friday March 22, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Location: SSC 1504
 
CHEM*7940 Seminar - Michael Karas - Monday March 25, 2019 @ 9:30 am in SSC 1511
"A study of induced mechanical forces on Silsesquioxane by low-energy (1 – 100eV) electron irradiation".
in partial fulfillment of requirements for the Master of Science degree in the Department of Chemistry
 
Date: Monday March 25, 2019
Time: 9:30 am
Location: SSC 1511
 
University of Guelph Student Chapter of the Electrochemical Society
University of Guelph Student Chapter of The Electrochemical Society
Student News of the University of Guelph Student Chapter of The Electrochemical Society (ECS), has been recently published by The Electrochemical Society Interface. The First Annual ECS Guelph Young Researcher Symposium was very successful. The Student Chapter is going to organize the Second Annual ECS Guelph Young Researcher Symposium this summer. Stay tuned for details.
An informative walk through the process of designing a scientific poster. Many useful tips.
Archive photos of past departmental events.

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Department Contact
Chair: Paul Rowntree
PH 519-824-4120 ext. 53961 
FX 519-766-1499
The Department is looking to fill three new tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level. The three research areas that help define the positions are as follows:

- Biological Chemistry
- NMR: Methods or Applications
- Theoretical or Computational Chemistry

Follow the link in the title to a more detailed description of the positions and for information on how to apply. We will be reviewing applications until the positions are filled.

The Guelph-Waterloo Centre for Graduate Work in Chemistry and Biochemistry offers a fantastic environment in which to pursue your M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree.
Minuscule particles that approach the atomic scale often display new and exciting properties that differ from those in the bulk material. Nanoscience studies these materials that are used across all the other science fields, such as chemistry, biology, physics, materials science, and engineering.
Toxicology studies the adverse effects of chemicals on humans and the ecosystem. To fully understand the adverse effects, Toxicology draws from a broad array of related fields of study.
A selection of resources aimed at High School teachers and students.