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News & Announcements

July 23, 2015: Administrative Support Coordinator (ASC) Position

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at CSU Bakersfield invites applications for an administrative support coordinator (ASC). This is a permanent, full-time, 12-month position. Under the general direction of the department chair, the ASC performs a wide variety of complex and responsible clerical duties in support of the school and departments and serves as a resource to the department chair, faculty, staff, students, and community members. The application deadline is August 7, 2015. For more information and how to apply, visit:

July 20, 2015: Organic/Bioorganic Chemistry Tenure-Track Position

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at CSU Bakersfield invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2016. Completion of a doctorate in Organic chemistry or related discipline is required. Post-doctoral research or college level teaching experience is preferred. Primary teaching assignments will be in organic chemistry. Development of an active undergraduate research program in the candidate’s area of expertise is required. Submit cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy, plans for undergraduate research, and three letters of recommendation electronically to: Dr. Sam Hudson, Search Committee Chair, Review of files will commence on September 28, 2015. For more information, view the full ad.

April 25, 2015: The Solano Research Group Runs a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign!

Dr. Dani Solano and her undergraduate research students ran a crowdfunding campaign to support their research on the prevention of cancer metastasis ( They successfully raised $2,470 dollars for their research!

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

California State University, Bakersfield
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022

Phone: (661) 654-2030
Fax: (661) 654-2040
Office: Science II 273