Department of Chemistry


The Department of Chemistry fosters the development and understanding of the concepts, fundamental principles and strategies that are central to chemical, physical, and biological sciences.


Department Spotlight

Dr. Adam Kiefer Named to Inaugural All-Southern Conference Faculty Team

Adam Kiefer smallMercer University’s Dr. Adam Kiefer was named to the inaugural All-Southern Conference Faculty Team on Monday, as the league announced the representatives from all 10 member schools. He will be honored at a Mercer basketball game this season, with details on the presentation to be announced at a later date. read more >


Department of Chemistry Produces Three Goldwater Scholars

Goldwater ScholarsThe department of chemistry has produced three Goldwater Scholars since 2013. Goldwater Scholars have very impressive academic qualifications that have garnered the attention of prestigious postgraduate fellowship programs. read more >