Chemistry and Biochemistry

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Welcome to the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.  As a primarily undergraduate institution, our main goal at Rider University is to offer our students an outstanding education. Our seven highly qualified and motivated full-time faculty members are strongly committed to ensuring that students successfully complete our program, and find placement in any number of careers including industrial science, science education, or admission into a graduate or professional school. To see how we accomplish these goals, view our department's mission.

How can I succeed with this major? (PDF)

About Our Department
Our Mission
News and Events
Facilities and Instrumentation
Support Chemistry

Faculty and Staff
Learning Opportunities
Research Opportunities:
Chemistry and Biochemistry Student Research
Undergraduate Travel Grant
Internships & Fellowships
Departmental Honors
Independent Scholarship & Creative Activities Presentations Day

Community Building and Outreach:
Student Organizations
Project SEED

Other Areas of Interest:
Pre-Medical Studies
What Can I Do With This Major?

Program Requirements
Biochemistry Major Requirements
Chemistry Minor Requirements
Chemistry Major Requirements
Contact Us
To find out more about the chemistry and biochemistry department please contact: 

Alexander Grushow
Professor & Chair, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Office Location:
Science Hall 336D
[email protected]