Graduate students

Chemistry graduate programs at SFU offer students the unique opportunity to engage in cutting-edge research across all sub-disciplines of chemistry, in a highly collaborative environment.

Attention: COVID-19 updates

In an effort to keep our community of students, faculty and staff safe, we have shifted many of our teaching and community strategies in response to COVID-19. You can find more information about our response to COVID-19 here:

Prospective students

With numerous award-winning faculty, and over 120 graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and research associates conducting innovative research across all subdisciplinary areas, SFU is an exciting place to pursue your graduate degree.

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Current students

Find the resources you need to plan your program, manage your progress and prepare your thesis defense. If you need more information, please contact our Graduate Program Assistant.

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Meet our students

Learn about our incredible graduate students through their stories! Find out what they're researching, why they chose SFU, and how they've gotten involved with the community.

Visit the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Website to see more student profiles or to submit your own profile.

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Featured Research

Herasymchuk, K.; Raza, R.; Saunders, P.; Merbouh, N. "New Look at the Competitive Nucleophilic Substitution Reaction in the Pentanol Series", J. Chem. Educ., 2021.

Contact us

To learn more about SFU’s Chemistry department, please get in touch:

T: (778)-782-3345