Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences


Our mission is to reach fundamental breakthroughs in molecular life sciences and molecular medicine, with emphasis on the discovery of new biological targets.


Our research focusses on developing knowledge and understanding of molecular systems, medicines and methodology for applying this knowledge for the benefit of society.


View all of our publications from 1977 onwards, ranging from journal articles and doctoral theses, to lectures and conference contributions.


The department is currently involved in five bachelor's degree programmes and four master's degree programmes.

Staff A-Z

Search our research, teaching and laboratory staff alphabetically by surname. Click on a person's name to view their contact details, profile and publications.


Op 20 oktober 2005 is de Alumnivereniging Bijzondere Chemici-VU (ABC-VU) opgericht. De vereniging stelt zich ten doel de relatie tussen de Afdeling Scheikunde en Farmaceutische Wetenschappen alsmede de VU en de alumni te bevorderen.


Contact us and find out how to reach Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the O|2 Lab building.