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  • Welcome Dr Chengpeng Chen

    The Departments newest faculty member, Dr. Chengpeng Chen  has been selected to the Early Career Editorial Advisory Board of ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering Journal. Dr. Chen will be...
    Posted: June 4, 2018 12:25 PM
  • Dr. Songon An discovers new molecular mechanism

    likely involved in cancer metastisis
    Cancer is most devastating when it metastasizes—when tumor cells break away, travel through the bloodstream, and then attach elsewhere, only to grow another tumor. A significant amount of...
    Posted: May 10, 2018 4:07 PM
  • Dr. Gierasch wins UMBC Excellence in Teaching Award

    Dr. Tiffany Gierasch was awarded the UMBC Excellence in Teaching Award during the CMNS Awards and Recognition day ceremony held May fourth in the UMBC Ballroom. Congratulations Tiffany!
    Posted: May 9, 2018 10:56 AM
  • Linda Wiratan wins Goldwater Scholarship

    Congratulations to Linda Wiratan, a 2018 recipient of a Goldwater Scholarship.Linda began her UMBC research career as a high school senior, working with mentors Marcin Ptaszek, associate professor...
    Posted: April 18, 2018 10:12 AM
  • Dr. An receives 5 year, $1.5 million grant from the NIH

    Studying real time 3D intracellular glucose metabolism
    UMBC’s Songon An is on a quest to explain how enzymes direct sugar metabolism through research with implications for cancer treatment. Scientists already know a great deal about how individual...
    Posted: January 30, 2018 1:29 PM
  • UMBC leads nation in Undergrads attaining M.D / Ph.D degrees

    According to new data from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), UMBC undergraduate alumni who identify as African American have gone on to pursue and earn more M.D.-Ph.D.s than...
    Posted: January 2, 2018 4:48 PM
  • Chemistry Graduate honors as outstanding Alumna

    Kate Laskowski ’06, biological sciences and chemistry, the recipient of the Outstanding Alumna, Natural and Mathematical Sciences award was introduced by Jeff Leips, professor of biological...
    Posted: October 14, 2017 9:43 AM
  • Cullum Lab Wins 2017 FACSS Innovation Award

    Reflection and Waveguiding of Sound!
    The recent discovery and characterization of the ability to optically reflect and waveguide sound in air by the Cullum Laboratory has been announced winner of the 2017 FACSS Innovation Award...
    Posted: October 13, 2017 10:54 AM
  • Campaign for UMBC and Maryland Charity Campaign

    Currently Underway
    All, We have two charity campaigns underway at the moment, The Campaign for UMBC and the Maryland Charity Campaign. Small interdepartmental envelopes were distributed in your mailboxes on...
    Posted: October 11, 2017 10:13 AM
  • Tenure Track Faculty Position

    Analytical Chemistry
    THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, BALTIMORE COUNTY (UMBC) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor...
    Posted: September 11, 2017 6:28 PM