Welcome to the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Discover chemical and biochemical phenomena through scientific inquiry

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science at FAU. The Program in Chemistry & Biochemistry at FAU involves cross-disciplinary approaches to education and research to better understand chemical and biochemical phenomena. The research conducted by faculty in the program contributes to fields such as synthetic organic and inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, physical chemistry, natural products chemistry, biomedical science, environmental science, and molecular biology. We invite you to explore our wide variety of programs for undergraduate and graduate student research that lead to various careers in chemistry and biochemistry

Directed Independent Study Form

Click here to download the Directed Independent Study Form. Please print, fill out the form, and return via e-mail to Sharika Hanna-Emery at Hanna@fau.edu. There is no need for the student to come on campus. Sharika will get the faculty supervisor’s signature of approval for each student. This can all be completed via e-mail/online.