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Chemistry at Cambridge aims to support fundamental science of the highest quality in a first class physical environment.

Why support chemistry at Cambridge?

  • Support fundamental science of the highest quality
  • Help to provide top scientists with a first-class physical environment to carry out their research
  • Be involved in internationally recognised research covering a broad spectrum of chemical science

Your gift, no matter how large or small, is appreciated by the Department of Chemistry.  All gifts are treated sensitively and confidentially.  

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The Department of Chemistry Next Generation Programme supports the career paths of young scientists as they progress from students to early career researchers, through to Lecturers and Professors.  Explore the links below, or contact Glen Whitehead to find out more.

Glen Whitehead

Glen Whitehead

Senior Associate Director - Physical Sciences

glen.whitehead@admin.cam.ac.uk

+44 (0)1223 330112 or mobile: +44 (0)7711 500332

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Cambridge owes its world-leading excellence in research and teaching to the generosity of its supporters. Our history is synonymous with a history of far-sighted benefaction, and the same is as true today as it has ever been.

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