The Department of Chemistry at Wayne State University is dedicated to research, education, and outreach efforts that benefit Detroit, the State of Michigan and the world. We are committed to educating a diverse undergraduate and graduate student body, advancing chemical knowledge and positively impacting society.
We actively promote a safe and ethical environment that is equitable and inclusive, so that students, staff and faculty may thrive and advance personally and professionally, within Wayne State University and beyond.
History of the department
Learn more about the early days of the chemistry department at Wayne State University.