Current Graduate Students
The outstanding accomplishments of our doctoral students and alumni reflect the department's selective admission standards. All Ph.D. students receive broad training that prepares them equally well for careers in industry or academia. Northwestern's Chemistry Department enjoys strong ties with the chemical industry. Our Industrial Associates Program, an intimate partnership with leading chemical-based industries, includes campus visits, seminars, joint research, and support.
- Selecting a Research Advisor and Topic
- Course Requirements
- Teaching Requirements
- Qualifying Exam
- Original Research Proposal
- Funding Extension
- Completing your Ph.D.
Jonathan Maendel and Laura Makinen
Chemistry Graduate Program Administrators
Phone: (847) 491-2968
Office: Tech K148
CAPS (Counseling and Psychological Services)