Positions

Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2016 Porphyrin-Cored Polymer Nanoparticles: Macromolecular Models for Heme Iron Coordination.Inorganic Chemistry.  55:9493-9496. 2016
2015 Functional divergence of heme-thiolate proteins: a classification based on spectroscopic attributes.Chemical Reviews.  115:2532-2558. 2015
2015 Toward a tunable synthetic [FeFe] hydrogenase mimic: single-chain nanoparticles functionalized with a single diiron clusterPolymer Chemistry.  6:7646-7651. 2015
2014 The Testing Effect: An Intervention on Behalf of Low-Skilled Comprehenders in General ChemistryJournal of Chemical Education.  91:2045-2057. 2014
2014 Design and synthesis of polymer-bound azadithiodiiron clusters to model [FeFe] hydrogenaseACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.  248. 2014
2014 Applying the Multilevel Framework of Discourse Comprehension To Evaluate the Text Characteristics of General Chemistry TextbooksJournal of Chemical Education.  91:778-783. 2014
2014 Characterizing illusions of competence in introductory chemistry studentsChemistry Education Research and Practice.  15:24-34. 2014
2013 Investigations of language comprehension on performance in general chemistryACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.  245. 2013
2013 Assessing the relation between language comprehension and performance in general chemistryChemistry Education Research and Practice.  14:524-541. 2013
2012 Writing-To-Teach: A New Pedagogical Approach To Elicit Explanative Writing from Undergraduate Chemistry StudentsJournal of Chemical Education.  89:1025-1031. 2012
2011 Geometric and electrostatic study of the [4Fe-4S] cluster of adenosine-5'-phosphosulfate reductase from broken symmetry density functional calculations and extended X-ray absorption fine structure spectroscopy.Inorganic Chemistry.  50:6610-6625. 2011
2010 NMR and XAS reveal an inner-sphere metal binding site in the P4 helix of the metallo-ribozyme ribonuclease P.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  107:2479-2484. 2010
2009 The interaction of mitochondrial iron with manganese superoxide dismutase.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  284:22633-22640. 2009
2009 Coencapsulation of arsenic- and platinum-based drugs for targeted cancer treatment.Angewandte Chemie Angewandte Chemie - International Edition.  48:9295-9299. 2009
2007 Ferrous human cystathionine beta-synthase loses activity during enzyme assay due to a ligand switch process.Biochemistry.  46:13199-13210. 2007
2005 The heme of cystathionine beta-synthase likely undergoes a thermally induced redox-mediated ligand switch.Biochemistry.  44:16785-16795. 2005
2004 The redox behavior of the heme in cystathionine beta-synthase is sensitive to pH.Biochemistry.  43:14684-14695. 2004

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
2017 Building a community around general chemistry performance expectationsACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2017
2017 Engaging in feedback, part 1: Research on illusory competence and self-assessmentACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2017
2017 Engaging in feedback, part 2: Considerations for the classroomACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2017
2014 Novel preparations of thiophenol derivatives to model heme-thiolate NH center dot center dot center dot S hydrogen bondingACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2014
2014 Evaluation of the linguistic characteristics of general chemistry textbooksACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2014
2014 Mitigating students' illusions of competence with self-assessmentACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2014
2013 Progress towards metal-thiolate model complexes incorporating 2,6-bis(acetylaminomethyl)thiophenol derivatives to model biological NH center dot center dot center dot S hydrogen bondingACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2013
2013 Reflections of an early-career CER faculty memberACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2013
2013 Using multilevel models to determine the effect of question type in a multiple quizzing intervention strategyACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2013
2012 Comprehension ability and how it affects performance in general chemistryACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2012
2012 Design and assessment of an intervention strategy for low skilled comprehenders in general chemistryACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2012
2011 Assessing correlations between reading ability and general chemistry performanceACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2011
2011 The ACS will open many doors; you just have to take the first step through themACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2011
2009 Teaching quantum mechanics conceptually through situated writingACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2009
2008 CHED 118-Teaching physical chemistry conceptuallyACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2008
2007 EPR as a measure of hydrogen bonding in low-spin heme-thiolate proteinsACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 515-515. 2007
2006 Must one sacrifice "personal" to achieve "professional"?ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 2006

Teaching Activities

  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2019
  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2019
  • Independent Study Taught course 2019
  • Integrated CEPS Seminar II Taught course 2019
  • Chemistry Teaching Seminar Taught course 2018
  • Inorganic Chemistry Taught course 2018
  • Integrated CEPS Seminar I Taught course 2018
  • Scientific ReserachExploration Taught course 2018
  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2018
  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2018
  • Independent Study Taught course 2018
  • Thesis Taught course 2018
  • Inorganic Chemistry Taught course 2017
  • Integrated CEPS Seminar I Taught course 2017
  • Thesis Taught course 2017
  • Adv Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2017
  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2017
  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2017
  • Independent Study Taught course 2017
  • Integrated CEPS Seminar II Taught course 2017
  • Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2017
  • Thesis Taught course 2017
  • Adv Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2016
  • Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2016
  • Thesis Taught course 2016
  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2016
  • Chem Across Periodic Table Taught course 2016
  • Independent Study Taught course 2016
  • Integrated CEPS Seminar II Taught course 2016
  • Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2016
  • Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2016
  • Thesis Taught course 2016
  • Freshman Seminar Taught course 2015
  • Integrated CEPS Seminar I Taught course 2015
  • Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2015
  • Thesis Taught course 2015
  • Independent Study Taught course 2015
  • Intro to Inorganic Chemistry Taught course 2015
  • Intro to Inorganic Chemistry Taught course 2015
  • Thesis Taught course 2015
  • Inorganic Chemistry Taught course 2014
  • Rsrch Exp/Chemistry Taught course 2014
  • Thesis Taught course 2014
  • Independent Study Taught course 2014
  • Intro to Inorganic Chemistry Taught course 2014
  • Intro to Inorganic Chemistry Taught course 2014
  • Thesis Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Chemistry, Washington & Jefferson College
  • M.S. Chemistry, University of Wisconsin
  • Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry, University of Wisconsin
  • Full Name

  • Samuel Pazicni
  • Mailing Address

  • University of New Hampshire

    Chemistry

    23 Academic Way

    Durham, NH  03824

    United States