Spring 2014

Seminars will be held Tuesdays at 4:30-5:20 PM in Mendel 213

January 14

Introdutcion - No seminar

January 21

Karen Graziano, Director, Leadership & Professional Development College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Networking

January 28

Dr. Joe Fox, University of Delaware

February 4

Danielle Tadros, Director for Internship Program:  Internships

Febriuary 11

Chris Gallo (Villanova Chemistry Graduate), Environmental Protection Agency

February 18

Dr. Charlie Riordan, University of Delaware

February 25

No Seminar

March 4

No Seminar, Spring Break

March 14 (Friday)

Villanova Chemistry Alumni Symposium
March 18

Dr. Carlo Segre, Illinois Institute of Technology

March 25

Dr. Kevin Caran, James Madison University

April 1

No Seminar

April 8

Graduate Student Symposium

April 15

No Seminar - Easter Break

April 22 or so

Undergraduate Poster Session

Villanova Chemistry at a Glance:

Degrees Offered: B.S., M.S.
Full Time Faculty: 25
Undergraduate Majors: 85
Graduate Students: 25
Equipment: an array of modern instrumentation for conducting research and instructional facilities
Building: Mendel Science Center houses research and instructional facilities for 6 scientific departments, including 17 chemistry research labs

Directions to Mendel Science Center

Software and Databases

ChemWatch is an MSDS database.
access ChemWatch (from campus)

access ChemWatch advanced functions page (login required)

Contact Eric Welsh for more information.

ChemTracker is a chemical inventory database.  Click here to obtain a username and password.  Your Villanova account login information is required.
Contact Dr. Kurchan for more information.

The Department of Chemistry has a site license for ChemDoodle, available for both Windows and Mac.
NOTE: You need to use your Villanova email address to start the process of obtaining the software.

Spartan P-Chem
The Department of Chemistry has a 15- concurrent user license for Spartan P-Chem. Please note this software is only available for Windows.
NOTE: You must be connected to the campus network in order to run the software.