The Kraatz group is an interdisciplinary group of chemists, engineers, and environmental scientists. We cover a variety of research interests including the development of biosensors, peptide self-assembly and biomaterials, and the remediation of greenhouse gases.

January 2023

Happy New Year! We are welcoming new undergraduate volunteers Sukriti, Kelly, and Kimia! We’re excited to have you three in the group.


November 2022

We bid a sad farewell but heartfelt congratulations to Roomina and Natisha, who have completed their M. Sc. in Chemistry! Natisha is now working as a Research & Development Scientist at Molarray Research. Good luck to you both on your next chapter!

October 2022

We bid a sad farewell to our R.A. Mozhgan, who has been a vital part of the group and conducted incredible research in the past 1.5 years. We wish you all the best in your future endeavors!

September 2022

We now welcome Steven as our new Ph.D. student in Environmental Sciences, transitioned from CHMD90 and undergraduate volunteering!

June 2022

A fantastic time attending CCCE 2022 in Calgary, with poster presentations by Abida, Natisha, Roomina, and Mozhgan, and an oral presentation by Tsuimy!


COVID-19 update

Interested in Joining the Kraatz Research Group?

Undergraduate research positions (D90 or volunteering) are available for passionate UG students. Interested students are encouraged to submit their applications directly to Prof. Kraatz. Please include a cover letter, CV and academic transcript.

There are graduate student positions in Chemistry or Environmental Science available. Please click on the links for more information on degree programs and admissions requirements.