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

Aug 2021

ACS: Resilience of Chemistry - Atlanta, GA - Fall 2021 - 08/22/21 - 08/26/21 at 12:00 am

Sep 2021

2021/2022 Periodic TableTalks Preliminary Schedule - 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
ACS: Evolving Bimolecular Sciences - San Diego, CA - Spring 2022 - 03/20/22 - 03/24/22 at 12:00 am

News & Recent Updates

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…

Periodic TableTalks

Fall 2021, Spring 2022 Periodic TableTalks Schedule

April 27, 2021

The schedule for the Periodic TableTalks for the fall 2021, spring 2022 is: 9/15/2021               Sustainable Energy and the Environment Sarah Thoi (Johns Hopkins U) ‘Harnessing the Power of Molecular Chemistry for Sustainable Electrochemical Storage’ Amy Prieto (Colorado State U)   10/20/2021             Organometallic Chemistry 11/17/2021              Solid State Chemistry Julia Zaikina (Iowa…