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Department Office Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - Noon
Thursday 11:00 am - Noon
Friday 11:00 am - Noon
Chemistry is exciting, intellectually challenging, and rewarding. As the "central science" dealing with atoms and molecules, it is fundamental to understanding other science disciplines, including biology and medicine. Chemistry frames much of our understanding of the natural world and continues to deliver technologies that touch nearly every aspect of human life.
With an undergraduate degree in chemistry or biochemistry from Iona College, it is possible for you to contribute to newly-emerging scientific areas such as: Health Sciences, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, Environmental and Materials Science.
Whatever your long-term career objectives, majoring in Chemistry at Iona is a step in the right direction. In the Chemistry program, students learn the methods of critical thinking and how to apply their analysis in a creative manner to solve real world problems. These qualities are essential for responsible citizenship, and for success in advanced studies and professional training, for example, PhD, MD, JD and others.
Iona's Chemistry Department has unique advantages to offer:
For more information, please feel free to contact me. Welcome to Iona Chemistry.
Sunghee Lee, PhD
Associate Professor and Chair
Over the past five years about 60 percent of students in chemistry have gone on to graduate or professional schools. Other students have begun their careers in industry. The success of our program speaks for itself.Read More »
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