Current Students




Students seeking credit for chemistry classes taken off campus should consult the department's policy in the Course Catalog (scroll down to "Transfer Credit in Chemistry.")


Useful links for current chemistry students:


Contact Us

Department of Chemistry
Science Center
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481


Adele Wolfson
Department Chair
Tel: 781.283.3106
Fax: 781.283.3642


Deborah Nickerson
Administrative Assistant
Tel: 781.283.3114
Fax: 781.283.3642


Karen Blake
Administrative Assistant
Tel: 781.283.3022
Fax: 781.283.3642



Seminar Schedule

February 9, 2015

“To Be Announced”  Eric Rubin, Irene Heinz Given Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Gustavus Adolphus Pfeiffer Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School And Harvard School of Public Health


February 23, 2015

"Molecular Dynamics Study of Helicobacter pylori Urease"  Mona Minkara '09, graduate Research Assistant At Quantum Theory Project, University of Florida


March 2, 2015

"Mechanisms of Normal and Oncogenic Notch Signaling“  Stephen Blacklow, Chair of the Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard School of Medicine


April 6, 2015

"Metal-Metal Interactions in Heterobimetallic Complexes"  Christine Thomas, Associate Professor of Chemistry, Brandeis University


May 4, 2015

"Protein Glycosylation: Pathways and Processes"  Barbara Imperiali, Class of 1922 Professor of Biology and Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology