ESU is located within one of the biotech hotbeds in the U.S. and is well positioned geographically in a cluster of pharmaceutical companies known as "Pharm Country."

Chemistry and Biochemistry students:

  • Undergraduate research programs, under the supervision of a faculty mentor, allow students to learn independently and solve problems and expose students to advanced, specialized areas of chemistry and biochemistry.
  • Chemistry students have numerous internship opportunities at regional chemical and pharmaceutical companies such as Agrofresh, Lehigh Valley Health Network - Pocono, Sanofi Pasteur, BioSpectra, Minerals Technologies, Instrument Specialties, Kolmar Labs, Royal Chemicals, Vigon International, and McNeil Labs.

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For more information regarding the programs offered in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, please contact the secretary at

Contact Information

Campus Address
Science & Technology 223
(570) 422-3342
(570) 422-3908 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair
T. Michelle Jones-Wilson
(570) 422-3703