Departmental News

Fall 2017

The Department of Chemistry welcomes it's newest additions to the faculty...

  • Dr. Muhsinah Morris, who began her appointment in Fall 2016, is a graduate of Clark Atlanta University.  She is an analytical chemist who returns to the Atlanta University Center to teach both introductory and advanced courses, including elementary inorganic chemistry and analytical chemistry.
  • Dr. Wallace Derricotte, a graduate of Morehouse College, begins his tenure-track appointment as an assistant professor this fall.  He is a theoretical/computational chemist who returns to Morehouse to teach advanced coursework in physical chemistry, as well as elementary inorganic chemistry.

The 2017 Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium...

  • The 2017 Herty Medalist Undergraduate Research Symposium (HMURS) will be held on Friday, September 8, 2017 at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. Co-sponsored by the Department of Chemistry at Morehouse, this event has brought undergraduates together for over a decade in a symposium honoring the Charles Herty Medalist.  Registration for attendance at this event is now open (it's free). more info...