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Chemistry Graduate Students Keith Husted and Alayna Johnson named members of the MIT Climate & Sustainability Consortium Student Council

The MCSC Student Council is an interdisciplinary group that will partner with leadership, represent MIT's student voice, and spark dialogue.

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Visiting Professor Robert J. Gilliard Awarded 2021 Packard Fellowship

Gilliard is one of 20 scientists and engineers at the forefront of their fields to be awarded $875K for their world-changing research.

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Seven from MIT receive National Institutes of Health awards for 2021

Awards support high-risk, high-reward biomedical and behavioral research.

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Schlau-Cohen receives 2022 Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award

Recipients of this prize hold high promise or have achieved prominence while developing the early stages of a career in biophysical research.

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Graduate Student Spotlight: Olivia Fiebig

Chemistry Graduate Student Olivia Fiebig describes her research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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3 Questions: Paula Hammond and Tim Jamison on graduate student advising and mentoring

Co-chairs of the Ad Hoc Committee on Graduate Advising and Mentoring discuss the task of advising MIT on policies that support both students and faculty.

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Lindsey Backman: Biochemist, mentor, and advocate

The PhD candidate studies the human microbiome and its proteins, while also championing the Latinx community on MIT’s campus.

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Schlau-Cohen receives 2022 ACS Award in Pure Chemistry

This award is given annually to recognize and encourage fundamental research in pure chemistry carried out by young researchers in North America.

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Cao paper published in Physical Review Letters

The paper, Dynamical Symmetries and Symmetry-Protected Selection Rules in Periodically Driven Quantum Systems, was published online on March 2, 2021.

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Buchwald named recipient of the 2021 Award for Creativity in Molecular Design & Synthesis

This award is given biennially in recognition of broad scoping impact in the areas of chemical synthesis, method development, and beyond.

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Department of Chemistry launches 5.02x: General Chemistry II

General Chemistry II: Chemical Equilibrium, Kinetics, and Transition Metals, aka 5.02x, debuted on the EdX platform on September 9, 2021.

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Chemical engineering meets cancer immunotherapy

Sachin Bhagchandani wins NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition (F99/K00) Award.

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MIT welcomes nine MLK Visiting Professors and Scholars for 2021-22

Record number of honorees will engage in the life of the Institute through teaching, research, and other interactions with the MIT community.

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