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Department of Chemistry at FAS, AUB
Department of Chemistry

A BS degree in Chemistry provides you with a strong theoretical background as well as a good practical training that prepares you to go into industry, teaching, medicine, or continue your career as a professional chemist. The Department focuses on the four major branches of Chemistry namely analytical, organic, inorganic and physical Chemistry.

    • Dr. Al-Ghoul's ​second edition book "Chemical Thermodynamics: Reversible and Irreversible Thermodynamics" released!Click here​ to read more.
    • Haddadin's Sympo​sium took place on October 20 to October 21 2016. The full story is at AUB News Website
    • Associate Professor, Antoine Ghauch awarded PEER 2 grant. Full story at
    • Former student of Dr. Sultan, Tony Karam, received the Neil Kestner Physical Chemistry Award in the department of chemistry at Louisiana State University for his outstanding research work
    • A 3 to 6 months internship opportunity at Beiersdorf is now open for senior undergraduate students with research experience and graduate students
    • Prof. Bilal Kaafarani has been awarded AUB’s Teaching Excellence Award for the year 2016
    • Amani Hariri gets publication in Nature Chemistry
    • Dr. Makhluf Haddadin honored on his 80th birthday
    • Chemistry launching the Haddadin lectureship on March 18, 2015
    • Dr. Mazen Al-Ghoul's work featured on PCCP cover
    • Mr. Issam Sleiman Azar wins the President's Service Excellence Award
    • Distinguished Professor Mark Kurth visits AUB
    • Organic Chemistry Competition strikes again
    • Former MS Chemistry Graduate Hovig Kouyoumdjian receives MSU Award
    • Dr. Najat Saliba receives $2.1 million research grant
    • AUB honors Chemistry professor Makhluf Haddadin
    • The DAVIS-BEIRUT Reaction
    • Dr. Ghauch's Research Highlighted on Chem. Eng. Jour. Cover
    • Chemistry Distinction Students
    • Chemistry students receive University awards
    • Organic Chemistry Competition 2014
    • Dr. Lara Halaoui appointed Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences
    • Dr. Pierre Karam receives grant award
    • The American Unversity of Beirut establishes the Constantine H. (Costas) and Bonnie Issidorides Chair in Organic Chemistry
  • Thesis Defense by Ms. Maya Amash 18-April-2018
  • Seminar​ by Professor Samir Z. Zard 28-February-2018
  • Seminar​ by Dr. Salem Kharat 21-February-2018
  • Seminar by Professor Mustafa El-Sayed 21-April-2016
  • Seminar by Dr. Rami Al-Oweini, 20-April-2016
  • Seminar by Professor Tobin Marks 7-April-2016
  • Seminar by Dr. Hasih Al Hashimi, 10-February-2016
  • Seminar by Dr. Ahmad Kabbani, 29-April-2015
  • Haddadin Lecture 1, 18-March-2015
  • Seminar by Dr. Houssam El-Rassy, 03-December-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Ali Trabolsi, 27-November-2014
  • Seminar by prof. S. Holger Eichhorn, 12-June-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Bilal Kaafarani, 30-April-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Tarek Ghaddar, 9-April-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Lara Halaoui, 8-April-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Musa Z. Nazer, 26-March-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Mark J. Kurth, 19-March-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Malek Tabbal, 18-March-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Omar Obeid, 5-March-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Makhluf Haddadin, 26-February-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Mutasem Shehadeh, 25-February-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Mohamad Hmadeh, 18-February-2014
  • Seminar by Dr. Ghazi Zaatari, 12-February-2014
  • Seminar by Mr. Elie Nakouzi, 19-December-2013
  • Seminar by Dr. Rabih Sultan, 04-December-2013
  • Seminar by Dr. Claude Casellas, 21-November-2013
  • Seminar by Dr. Hala Muhtaseb, 27-November-2013
  • Seminar by Mrs. Nina Esipenko, 13-November-2013
  • Seminar by Dr. Rony Khnayzer, 30-October-2013
  • Seminar by Dr. Kamal Badr, 23-October-2013
  • Seminar by Dr. Pierre Karam, 09-October-2013

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