Spotlight on Brooklyn Chemistry
Professor Alexander Greer and Alan Lyons (College of Staten Island) were awarded an STTR grant from the NIH titled "Superhydrophobic Implantable Surface and 3D Printing Technology for Targeted Dental Photodynamic Therapy," in connection with a company they founded.
Assistant Professor Emilio Gallicchio publishes "A Combined Treatment of Hydration and Dynamical Effects for the Modeling of Host-Guest Binding Thermodynamics: The SAMPL5 Blinded Challenge" in Journal of Computer-Aided Molecular Design.
Assistant Professor Gallicchio and a team of CUNY investigators were awarded a joint CUNY Interdisciplinary Research grant for a research project titled "A Combined Treatment of Hydration and Dynamical Effects for the Modeling of Protein-Ligand Binding Thermodynamics."
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A degree in chemistry can open doors to career paths in law, medicine and management as well as traditional careers in chemistry.
Are you thinking about a career in medicine or law? You might want to consider a bachelor of science degree in chemistry. A B.S. in chemistry can take you far beyond the test tubes and beakers of traditional labs (although our programs will make you highly qualified in that setting, too). A chemistry degree is vital for anyone who wants to practice patent law, for instance, or conduct research in state-of-the-art medical labs. You will train to work at the forefront of scientific and medical research in industry, government and academia. You will join our alumni who are employed as chemists across a range of fields — from government labs testing food, air and water quality to private industries seeking new sources of energy. Your degree can also lead to positions in areas such as environmental law or managerial positions in fields relying on science and technology. Visit the advisement section and the American Chemical Society College-to-Career site to discover the range of opportunities.
The Brooklyn College Chemistry Society
Check out your fellow students at the BC Chemistry Society
Department Chairperson: Malgorzata Ciszkowska
Location: 359 Ingersoll Hall Extension