"The Department of Chemistry fosters world-class research and outstanding chemical education, building on the strengths of our students, faculty, staff and alumni to interact with the local, national and global community."

Read more about the vision and initiatives in the 2017 Strategic Plan (pdf).



We occupy approximately 5000 square metres of space in the Elliott, Petch and Bob Wright buildings. The proximity of Physics & Astronomy, Biochemistry and Microbiology, Biology, Mathematics, School of Earth & Ocean Sciences and the Faculty of Engineering fosters a broad awareness of the full range of scientific activity at the University of Victoria.

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