Joining a research lab and participating in undergraduate research is often one of the highlights of students' time at Whitman and the chemistry department is proud of the breadth and success of the research labs within the department. Joining a research lab at Whitman is also one of the ways chemistry and BBMB majors can work towards their senior thesis requirement, however this is not the only way to fulfull this requirement; chemistry majors may also write a thesis about research undertaken off-campus or on an area of the chemistry literature.

Each fall the department organizes a formal recruiting process for students interested in joining Whitman chemistry research labs.

If you are interested in joining a research lab this Fall (2020), follow this link: (Whitman students only; must be logged into Whitman Google account.)

Positions with Whitman Chemistry Faculty are not guaranteed so be sure to explore other options!