Graduate Program

The Graduate Program office staff memebers are responsible for coordinating all programs dealing with the recruitment and retention of graduate students in the Department of Chemistry.

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Located in 104 Chemistry Building, this office provides assistance to our students through all phases of their career, from admission through graduation.

Among the functions of this office are: mailing applications, processing materials for application, arranging visits for prospective students, organizing Open House events in the fall/spring, maintaining graduate student records, organizing faculty and student recruiting talks, setting up meetings for graduate awards, maintaining Chem 500 course work, giving assistance in completing forms, processing student appointments, organizing and implementing incoming student orientation schedules, providing dates and details about thesis requirements and commencement.

Faculty

John V. Badding

120 Chemistry Building
Email: jbadding@chem.psu.edu
(814) 777-3054

Scott A. Showalter

106 Chemistry Building
Email: sas76@psu.edu
(814) 865-2318

Staff

Hilary Dellapenta

Graduate Program Manager

104 Chemistry Building
Email: htd1@psu.edu
(814) 865-1383

Rachel Rettig

Graduate Program Assistant

104 Chemistry Building
Email: rmc5422@psu.edu
(814) 863-8461