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August 8, 2023
Christopher Rabe [class of ’23] has accepted an offer to be a Forensic Scientist at the North Dakota State Crime Lab. Beyann Alzoubi [class of ’18] graduated with an MD from the UW Madison School of Medicine. Erica Vander Mause, PhD [class of ’15] is first author on a paper in Science Translational Medicine, “Systematic […]

April 28, 2023
Magdalyn Gosz ’22 and Lindsay Goeden presented “Manganese Homeostasis in Bacteria: Identification of the Protein Bonding between the Small Protein MntS and Manganese Exporter MntP in E. coli“, based on their research with Dr. Lauren Waters, at UW Oshkosh’s annual Celebration of Scholarship and Creative Activity.

April 7, 2023
On March 31 Amanda Leichtfuss Beekman ’17 returned to campus to present a seminar about her work as a materials R&D chemist at PDC, part of Brady Corporation.

February 23, 2023
On Friday, February 24 Adam Dach ’11 and his colleague Brian Renzelmann will present a Chemistry Department Seminar about their careers at MilliporeSigma’s Pharmaceuticals Ingredients Division.

January 18, 2023
Senior chemistry majors Thomas Cisler and Chris Rabe, and brand new alumni Ethan Groshens and Blake Schroeder, were featured in a UW Oshkosh Today story.

December 16, 2022
Our chemistry graduates are leaving UW Oshkosh for positions in industry, chemistry PhD programs, and medical school. The chemistry majors graduating in December 2022, at the last department seminar of the year.

October 19, 2022
Sarah Schettle, who graduated from UW Oshkosh in 2008 with a double major in Chemistry and Spanish, is now a Physician Assistant and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Mayo Clinic. She was recognized at the 2022 Outstanding Alumni Banquet. Read more about her accomplishments in UW Oshkosh Today.

August 2, 2021
UWO Chemistry alumnus Gary Held ’95 is an analytical chemist at Thermo Fisher. His facility is very busy producing nucleotides for the mRNA vaccines against COVID-19.

April 22, 2021
Several graduates will be starting Masters or Ph.D. programs: Cody Beck at UW Milwaukee, Kylia Hathorne at U Cincinnati (cosmetic science), Dorothy Mitchell at Louisiana State University’s School of Public Health, Kelly Prochaska at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, and Nathan Witman at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Two chemistry majors are […]

February 1, 2021
Josh Hill ’16, who is working on a PhD in chemistry at the University of Wyoming, is the first author of the paper Locally Engineering and Interrogating the Photoelectrochemical Behavior of Defects in Transition Metal Dichalcogenides which was published in Journal of Physical Chemistry C. His research group studies electrochemistry, which has applications in batteries, […]

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Chemistry Department offices and labs are on the 4th floor of Halsey Science Center.

Department Assistants for Halsey Science areas can be found in HS 127 or HS 142.

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UW Oshkosh
800 Algoma Blvd.
Oshkosh, WI 54901

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