Department of


Hofstra University's Department of Chemistry provides a nurturing environment where you can explore and discover science through coursework and research, advised by faculty throughout the four-year sequence.

In the Classroom

Our Programs

Hofstra University's Department of Chemistry offers four different degree programs to best fit each student.

At Hofstra

The Student Experience

Students in the Department of Chemistry have access to state-of-the-art facilities, student organizations, hands-on research, and valuable experiences.

Your Future

Career Potential

The Department of Chemistry at Hofstra University prepares students for graduate school and careers in a variety of fields, including education, forensic science, law, medicine, nutrition, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics, and research.

About the Department

Chemistry plays a central role in many of today's scientific endeavors. As science has become increasingly interdisciplinary, fundamental scientific problems focus on the chemical nature of matter.

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Contact the Department

Our Offices

Room 106 Berliner Hall
South Campus

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Department Chair

Dr. William Nirode