The American Chemical Society
Division of Inorganic Chemistry

Advancing the Science of Inorganic Chemistry

The Division of Inorganic Chemistry, a division of The American Chemical Society, is dedicated to advancing the field of inorganic chemistry through supporting its practitioners and purveyors. The Division works to build and maintain relationships among inorganic chemists, arrange inorganic chemistry programs at professional meetings, and promote the teaching of inorganic chemistry at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our combined passion and dedication has made our organization the oldest Inorganic Chemistry organization in North America.

Upcoming Events

Sep 2021

2021/2022 Periodic TableTalks - 09/15/21 - 03/16/22 at 12:00 am

Nov 2021

ACS Scholars Program - Application Period Opens Nov 1st - 11/01/21 - 11/02/21 at 12:00 am

Mar 2022

ACS Scholars Program - Application Period Ends March 1st! - 03/01/22 - 03/02/22 at All Day
65th DIC Anniversary Symposium at San Diego ACS National Meeting - 03/20/22 at 12:00 am
ACS: Evolving Bimolecular Sciences - San Diego, CA - Spring 2022 - 03/20/22 - 03/24/22 at 12:00 am

News & Recent Updates

2022 ACS DIC Award Winners

October 8, 2021

Congratulations to the DIC members who received ACS national awards in 2022! ACS Award for Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry Al Sattelberger, University of Central Florida ACS Award for Research at an Undergraduate Institution sponsored by Research Corporation for Science Advancement Chip Nataro, Lafayette College ACS Award in Inorganic Chemistry sponsored by…

Nominations open for Sessler Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Bioinorganic and Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry

July 16, 2021

ACS is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the Jonathan Sessler Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Bioinorganic and Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry. The Sessler Fellowship is open to an investigator in his/her first five years of a tenure-track position, or an equivalent research appointment, with accommodation made for family, health, or provider leaves, at…


2021 Chemistry of Materials Lectureship

June 9, 2021

          Congratulations to graduate student Shruti Hariyani and her advisor Jakoah Brgoch (both at the University of Houston) for being this year’s recipients of the Chemistry of Materials Lectureship for their paper ‘Local Structure Distortion Induced Broad Band Emission in the All-Inorganic BaScO2F:Eu2+’. This award is sponsored by our Division of…