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Three accredited tracks !
Chemistry
A comprehensive program which prepares the cadet for research and development and/or graduate school
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Biochemistry
Designed for cadets interested in the fields of biochemistry, molecular biology, and/or medicine
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Material Chemistry
An interdisciplinary program to equip cadets with an understanding of modern materials such as composites, ceramics, polymers, alloys, semiconductors and superconductors
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More details about the Chemistry Major
The Primary Mission of the department is teaching in order to empower cadets with the knowledge, skills, and values to make accurate technical judgments based on scientific principles to serve the Air Force and nation.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Visiting Professor
Assistant Professor



Col Michael E Van Valkenburg
Col Michael E Van Valkenburg
Permanent Professor and Head
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Col John Garver
Col John Garver
Assitant Professor and Deputy Head
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Chemistry Major Assignments
2009-2013

28%
Pilot Training
26%
Med & Dental School
11%
Graduate School
7%
Air Force Chemists
6%
Special Investigators
21%
Other
U.S. Air Force Academy, USAFA, CO 80840, (719) 333-1110 DSN: 333-1110, Updated: 27 Jul 14
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