What is Biochemistry?

Lehigh’s undergraduate major in biochemistry teaches students the branch of science concerned with the chemical and physicochemical processes that occur within living organisms. It is an interdepartmental program managed by a committee of biochemists, bioorganic chemists and molecular/cellular biologists.

Biochemistry Careers

Lehigh’s biochemistry alumni work in clinical biochemistry or as analytical chemists, biomedical scientists, healthcare scientists, clinical research associates, forensic scientists, physician associates, research scientists and scientific laboratory technicians.

Biochemistry Degree Contact

Gregory Ferguson, chair: | (610) 758-3473

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