UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry

The PhD in Chemistry degree focuses on innovation and problem-solving in interdisciplinary, cutting-edge research areas such as organic and inorganic materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and polymer chemistry, preparing graduates with the following skills:

  • Laboratory and chemical synthesis skills
  • Independent research and operation of chemical instrumentation
  • Problem-solving skills and critical thinking
  • Creativity and innovation in experimental design
  • Scientific writing and communication