Teaching Support

Teaching a laboratory course? Please contact us early to let us help you get the necessary materials. The Chemistry Instructional Support Services staff provide support to all department classrooms and laboratories, and include everything that is required for the laboratories and demonstrations and student interactive devices in the classrooms.

Lab Support

For any services or support, contact the Lab Manager, Jim Vollmers.

Lab Manager

Lab Coordinators

  • Mou-Chi Cheng, 2317 Chemistry,  734.764.7347, merge@umich.edu , analytical and biochemistry labs
  • Leonora Reyes, A856 Chemistry,  734 647-2878, lreyes@umich.edu, Atrium laboratories and service area
  • Guenther Kellner, 1612 Chemistry, 734.764.7344, gkellner@umich.edu , chemical dispensing

Teaching Labs Service Window

  • A601 Chemistry,  734.763.4684

Chemical Dispensary

  • 1612 Chemistry, 734.764.7344

Laboratory locations

The suites of instructional labs that begin with "A" are located in the lower atrium of the Willard H. Dow or 1988 Chemistry building.

The instructional labs for upper level courses that include Analytical, Physical and Advanced Synthetic labs are located on the 2nd floor of the 1948 Chemistry building.

Biochemistry labs are located in the lower level of the 1948 Chemistry building with access from the atrium.

Faculty and GSI information

Student information

Coming soon. . . more info on these topics:

listing of classroom demonstrations available


  • What instruments are available?  Analytical  | Synthesis
  • How do I learn to use the instruments?

Special Project information


  • Where are things located in the lab?
  • How is equipment checked out and returned?
  • How do I get chemicals and supplies for the lab?
  • What do I do in case of an emergency?
  • Visitors policy