Molecular Sciences: From atomic interactions to complex biological systems.

UWA’s School of Molecular Sciences provides an excellent environment for generating translatable, practical solutions to key global problems in agriculture, environmental science, biology, medicine and health, and engineering.

Spanning the fields of chemistry, chemical biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, molecular genetics, ’omics, nanotechnology, molecular materials, computation, synthetic biology and systems biology, our internationally-recognised experts publish in the best journals, hold patents, spin out companies and collaborate with industry, hospitals and community stakeholders.

The School, based in UWA’s iconic Bayliss Building, supports a vibrant environment for multidisciplinary research, high quality PhD training and industry engagement. Our research-led, hands-on practical teaching programs prepare our undergraduate, honours and master students to make an impact in the chemical and biomolecular sciences.

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