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 2022

ACS: Sustainability in a Changing World - Chicago, IL - Fall 2022 - 08/21/22 - 08/25/22 at 12:00 am

Nov 2022

ACS Scholars Program - Application Period Opens Nov 1st - 11/01/22 - 11/02/22 at 12:00 am

Mar 2023

ACS Scholars Program - Application Period Ends March 1st! - 03/01/23 - 03/02/23 at All Day
ACS: Spring 2023 Event - Indianapolis, IN - 03/26/23 - 03/30/23 at 12:00 am

Aug 2023

ACS: Fall 2023 Event - San Francisco, CA - 08/13/23 - 08/17/23 at 12:00 am

News & Recent Updates

2022 ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry Early Career Industrial Investigator Award recipient

June 21, 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Aaron Sattler (ExxonMobil Technology & Engineering Company), the recipient of the 2022 ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry Early Career Industrial Investigator Award. This award recognizes Aaron’s research on mechanistic C-H bond activation and H/D exchange, advancing research on catalysis and materials development for applied industrially relevant processes, such as alkane dehydrogenation.

ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry & RSC Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms Group of Dalton Announce New Virtual Seminar Series

April 29, 2022

The Division of Inorganic Chemistry of the ACS and the Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms Group of Dalton (RSC) are pleased to announcement a joint virtual seminar series highlighting the latest advances in mechanisms. These seminars will be held throughout the year with one representative from each society. The inaugural seminar will be held on 24 May…


Virtual Issue of Inorganic Chemistry: Periodic Table Talks

April 27, 2022

The ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry’s monthly seminar series, Periodic TableTalks, has engaged viewers with sessions featuring cutting-edge research across all six of DIC’s subdivisions – Bioinorganic, Coordination, Solid-State, Organometallic, Nanoscience, and Sustainable Energy & Environment. Inorganic Chemistry’s newest Virtual Issue, Periodic TableTalks, features the work of 12 researchers who participated in the latest series.…