School of Chemistry Events

British Biophysical Society biennial meeting

The British Biophysical Society biennial meeting will be held on campus this summer.  

A panel of outstanding speakers will present topics from across the biophysics domain.  

An ECR grant writing workshop will be held on 28/29 June 2022. The ECR workshop is free of charge but contingent on registration for the biennial meeting. 

Early bird deadline 26 April 2022.  

Speaker slots are available.



School of Chemistry Online Seminars


You are invited to attend our 2020 weekly seminars, taking place on Fridays at 12 noon (Irish time), unless otherwise specified

Seminars are hosted on Microsoft Teams group “NUI Galway Chemistry Seminar Series”, and some may be accessed externally if a link is provided below.


PROGRAMME OF SPEAKERS (currently confirmed)





Link (where open to public)

22 May


Chris Hawes

Keele University (UK)


29 May


Grace Morgan*

UCD Dublin (IE)

 Join Microsoft Teams Meeting

5 June


Syma Khalid

University of Southampton (UK)


12 June


Kurt Hoogewijs

NUI Galway (IE)


19 June


Carmen Galan

University of Bristol (UK)

 Join Microsoft Teams Meeting

26 June


Keary Engle*

Scripps Institute (USA)

Join Microsoft Teams Meeting 

3 July


Jelena Stojadinovic

Membrasenz (CH)


10 July


Jean-Louis Reymond

University of Berne (CH)


17 July


Nathalie Weickgenannt

Angewandte Chemie


Please contact for more information.


Thomas Dillon Centenary Symposium, 2nd Oct 2019


 The 2019 ROI Schools Analyst competition

Congratulations to all teams at the @RoySocChem Schools’ Analyst competition at @chemistrynuig recently. Third place went to @stflannans, 2nd to Moate Community College, and the winners are @dominicangalway. Well done!


Elizabeth Lee symposium

On the 15th of April 2019, the School of Chemistry held a mini symposium to celebrate the life and career of Elizabeth (Nellie) Lee, thanks to everyone who came and celebrated with us