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Graduates from SUNY Brockport department of Chemistry and Biochemistry have obtained jobs at companies such as the following:

  • Alexandria Central School District
  • Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Common Roots Brewing Co.
  • Rochester Central School District
  • Dupont
  • Rochester General Hospital
  • South Shore Veterinary Hospital
  • Xerox Corporation
  • Wegmans

Post-Secondary Education

Here are some of the places Chemistry and Biochemistry grads have attended for post-secondary education:

  • Boston University
  • Florida State University
  • John Jay College
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • SUNY Brockport
  • The Ohio State University
  • St. John Fisher College
  • University at Buffalo
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Rochester

Alumni Destinations

Michelle Whittum (’16, Biochemistry, Summa Cum Laude)

Michelle Whittum received the Chancellor’s Award and the President’s citation, which is the College’s highest academic award.  She is studying medicine at the Medical School of the University of Buffalo, SUNY.

Megan Bullard (’19, Chemistry, teacher certification, Magna Cum Laude)

Megan Bullard spent one summer performing research at the Argonne National Laboratory in Lemont, IL. Upon graduating from Brockport, she was hired by the Rochester Central School District.

Rebecca Gerling (’18, Biochemistry, Cum Laude)

Rebecca Gerling was a transfer student to Brockport. After graduating, she began employment at Highland Hospital as a patient care technician.

Peter McGarvey (’15, Chemistry, ACS Certified, Summa Cum Laude)

Peter McGarvey began his post-Brockport career as a Chemist with Xerox. He then pursued a Master’s Degree in Chemistry at the University of Oregon before returning to the Rochester area to work as an Assembly Process Engineer at ONSemiconductor.

Joseph Russo (’11, Chemistry, ACS Certified)

Joseph Russo took full advantage of undergraduate research opportunities at the college, which resulted in his co-authorship of four peer-reviewed publications. He completed a Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology and moved to California to join Honest Company as a Product Development Manager. 

Last Updated 7/21/22