Sheila R. Smith, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Biography and Education
- Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Michigan State University, 1998-2001
- Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Amherst College,1997-1998
- Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1997
- B.S., North Carolina State University, 1992
- "Foundation Coursework in Undergraduate Inorganic Chemistry: Results from a National Survey of Inorganic Chemistry Faculty.” Journal of Chemical Education, 2015, 92 (6), 973-979.
- “In-Depth Coursework in Undergraduate Inorganic Chemistry: Results from a National Survey of Inorganic Chemistry Faculty.” Journal of Chemical Education, 2015, 92 (6), 980-985.
- “Great Expectations: Using an Analysis of Current Practices to Propose a Framework for the Undergraduate Inorganic Curriculum.” Inorganic Chemistry, 2015, 54 (18), 8859–8868.
- “Investigation of the Copper Binding Site and the Role of Histidine as a Ligand in Riboflavin Binding Protein.” Inorganic Chemistry, 2008, 47, 6867–6872.
Awards and Recognition
- Leadership Council, IONiC (Interactive Online Network of Inorganic Chemists).
- Alternate Councilor, Division of Inorganic Chemistry, 2014-2017.
- ACS Inorganic Exam Committee, 2014, 2016.