Chemistry at Davidson

The Chemistry Department provides an exceptionally rich learning environment for the study of this foundational science.

Faculty members, who are generous with their time and knowledge, teach all courses in the department and plan and facilitate all research.

The department focuses on providing students with individual attention, promoted through small lecture and lab classes taught by professors committed to one-on-one and small-group interactions.

Facilities and Instruments

The Chemistry Department is located in the E. Craig Wall Jr. Academic Center, a $74 million building that opened in fall 2016 and features teaching laboratory spaces, research labs for independent faculty research and student collaboration, shared faculty and student common areas, multiple learning environments for lectures, presentations, and group discussions, open forum space, and faculty offices.

Explore the Chemistry Department's Facilities and Instruments

Beyond the Classroom Student Organizations

There are many opportunities for students to participate in groups and activities that center around and support an interest in chemistry.

Chemistry Student Organizations


  • p: 704-894-2307

Mailing/Shipping Address

Davidson College - Chemistry
209 Ridge Rd
Box 5000
Davidson, NC 28035