ChemistryWestern Science
  • February 7: Periodic Table Day

  • Lipson-Baines Awards: Winners Announced

  • Gillies Lab: Triggering thermo-responsive self-immolative nanoassemblies

  • Nanospectroscopy of DNA using Tip-enhanced spectroscopy in Lagugne Group


The Department of Chemistry at Western is dedicated to the discovery, dissemination and application of chemical knowledge through research, teaching and public service. We seek to maintain and enhance the stature of our Department as one with foremost research and teaching programs in the University and in Canada. We promote diversity through interdisciplinary programs of teaching and research while retaining a focus on excellence in all endeavors. We are dedicated to enhancing our academic leadership in research and teaching throughout the world by fostering concentration in selected areas. This vision is being fulfilled by effective recruiting at all levels from faculty to undergraduate students. [Find Out More]