Based on feedback from our recent survey, we are revamping this page to include more recent updates and interactive content to reflect our community's interests.

The School of Molecular Sciences welcomes the proud alumni of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at ASU, and invites them to join us as we take the next step in the evolution of the molecular sciences.

The School acknowledges the students and faculty who worked so hard to build the reputation of chemistry and biochemistry at ASU. The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry established a national reputation for excellence in interdisciplinary research that the School will build on to develop a new scientific discipline, and further enhance ASU's reputation for Innovation.

Spring Graduates

The School of Molecular Sciences would like to extend congratulations to our Spring 2017 graduates! You can find a full list of graduates and their accomplishments here

SMS Highlights

Patrick Almhjell awarded Spring 2017 CLAS Dean's Medal

Patrick Almhjell, an SMS Biochemistry major, minoring in Psychology and Biological Sciences, has been awarded the Spring 2017 CLAS Dean’s Medal for his academic excellence.

Capria Rinaldi Excels in Research

Capria Rinaldi, an SMS Medicinal Biochemistry major, has received the School of Molecular Sciences 2017 Distinguished Biochemistry Merit Award and is featured in a series of profiles for Spring 2017 Commencement. 

Junior Faculty Receives National Attention

Assistant Professors Ryan Trovitch, Gary Moore, Alex Green, and Nick Stephanopolous have all recently received awards for their research and scholarship.

Scholarships Help Our Students Succeed

Meet Guadalupe Batista, a Medicinal Chemistry major in the School of Molecular Sciences! He is our 2017 Wayne W. Luchsinger Scholar. Guadalupe aspires to become a pediatrician and wants to use his skills to volunteer abroad with programs like Doctors without Borders. The support of the Wayne W. Luchsinger Scholar will allow Guadalupe to continue his schooling without breaks due to financial need. We are proud to have such an ambitious, hard-working, first-generation college student with us at SMS.

Learn more about students like Guadalupe and how you can help them succeed here.

SMS Openings

SMS is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
  • General Chemistry Instructor

All job postings are listed on our Employment Opportunities page. 

Upcoming Events

  • The School of Molecular Sciences is hosting seminars that are open to the public.
  • A calendar of other ASU Alumni Association events is available here.