May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Chemistry and Biochemistry

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry offers the Ph.D. in Chemistry or Ph.D. in Radiochemistry and the M.S. in Chemistry or the M.S. in Biochemistry. Students may supplement their programs with appropriate courses from other science departments, with the approval of their graduate committee. Research may include projects conducted in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, the Harry Reid Center, the Desert Research Institute, or the Environmental Protection Agency.

For additional information contact: Dong-Chan Lee (Graduate Coordinator) at (702) 895-3510. 

Spencer Steinberg, Ph.D., Chair
Dong-Chan Lee, Ph.D., Graduate Coordinator

Frederic Poineau, Ph.D., Graduate Coordinator - Radiochemistry

Program Information 

Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculty   

Chemistry and Biochemistry Courses   

Department Website


Master of Science - Chemistry  

Master of Science - Biochemistry  

Doctor of Philosophy - Chemistry  

Doctor of Philosophy - Radiochemistry