The mission of the Department of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences is to be an internationally recognized research institute, performing cutting-edge chemical research in four key research areas:
- Synthetic Chemistry & Catalysis
- Computational Chemistry
- Molecular Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Analytical Chemistry & Spectroscopy
The department has an outstanding research infrastructure and environment for talented scientists and students to achieve the highest possible standards in both research and teaching. The department also recognizes its role in society and maintains effective collaborations with for-profit and non-profit partners to valorize its academic resources.