Chemist Arnold Beckman, who developed some of the first commercial pH meters and spectrophotometers, started the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation with his wife to support scientific charities, including Beckman Scholars Awards. This year's award to UW Oshkosh will...
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...
Dr. Brian Rukamp received the Marilee White award for outstanding contributions by a member of the instructional academic staff at the Fox Cities campus. Dr. Rukamp is the lead instructor for both general chemistry and organic chemistry, which are foundational courses...
The UW Oshkosh Department of Chemistry offers American Chemical Society-certified bachelor’s degrees in chemistry and biochemistry, as well as chemistry with an emphasis in biomolecular science (for those interested in medical fields), and chemistry–secondary education.
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Goals and Objectives of the Department
To provide a high-quality, challenging, and modern curriculum which will prepare students for graduate/professional studies and employment in chemistry or related fields.
To offer courses that attract, challenge, and serve students majoring in disciplines other than chemistry, including providing courses that fulfill general education requirements for both the associate and bachelor’s degrees.
To promote the professional development of its faculty and staff by encouraging and supporting their scholarly and research activities.
To encourage and support undergraduate students to participate in research activities.
To maintain and enhance sustainable outreach activities through the use of government, University, local business and community liaisons.
Location and Hours
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.
Department of Chemistry
800 Algoma Blvd.
Oshkosh, WI 54901