The Department of Chemistry of Memorial University is one of the largest Chemistry Departments in Atlantic Canada, with 23 faculty, 13 permanent laboratory instructors and instructional assistants, and a number of support and research staff. Approximately 10-15 students graduate with general and Honours B.Sc. degrees in Chemistry each year, and over 60 graduate students are working in our research laboratories.
A science alumnus has received a prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.
Marcus Drover, a chemistry graduate, will receive $50,000 a year for three years to pursue a doctorial degree at the University of British Columbia.
Congratulations to our graduate students, Kathleen Woolridge and Jill Nash, who won scholarships for their research related to resource development.