Ph.D. Program in the Department of Chemical Engineering

Ph.D. Program in the Department of Chemical Engineering

Villanova’s College of Engineering offers a distinctive PhD program leading to a Doctorate of Philosophy. Congruent with the University’s mission, the doctoral program emphasizes excellence, innovation and integrity in research, scholarship and education. Its purpose is to educate highly qualified engineering scholars for academia, industry and government.

Doctoral candidates wishing to concentrate their studies in Chemical Engineering or Biochemical Engineering will take courses and pursue research projects reflecting the specialties of the department’s highly distinguished and nationally recognized faculty. Areas of concentration include:

Biomass Resources and Conversion

Catalyst Development

Computational Modeling

Biomaterials and Drug Delivery

Gene Therapy and Blood Substitutes

Pharmaceutical Processing

Systems Biology

PhD Program Details

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Dr. Jacob Elmer
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Chemical Engineering