We are seeking candidates with expertise in one of the following areas:

  1. Polymer chemistry, particularly living polymerization;
  2. Inorganic chemistry, particularly nanomaterials synthesis and characterization;
  3. Biophysics, particularly voltage clamp on studying membrane protein channels.

Candidates are expected to have an excellent track of record demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications. Please arrange a cover letter and three reference letters sent to Dr. Liang.

Graduate Research

We are interested in the broadly-defined biomaterials. Applicants with undergraduate training in Chemistry and Biochemistry, Material Science, Polymer Science, Bioengineering, and Chemical Engineering are welcomed to apply. Please send inquiry to Dr. Liang and follow the graduate application link .

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

We are always interested in recruiting undergraduate students into our research programs. Applicants from all background, particular minority groups are welcomed. Please send inquiry to Dr. Liang.

Contact Us

Prof. Hongjun Liang
Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Colorado School of Mines
1500 Illinois Street
Golden, CO 80401
Email: hjliang at
Fax: (303) 273-3795
Phone: (303) 384-2339

Office: Hill Hall 301.


Materials Chemistry Lab: Hill Hall 375. Phone: (303) 384-2318
Biochemistry lab: Hill Hall 327

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