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Lance Seefeldt

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Biochemistry

Department Head and Professor

Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: WIDT 241
DialPhone: (435) 797-3964
SendEmail: lance.seefeldt@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Biochemistry, University of California, 1989
BS, Chemistry, University of Redlands, 1983

Biography

Trained in chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Redlands, the University of California at Riverside, and the University of Georgia. On the faculty in the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department at Utah State University since 1993.


Teaching Interests

General chemistry, general biochemistry, bioenergetics, metallobiochemistry, nitrogen fixation.

Research Interests

Biofuels, bioenergy, nitrogen fixation, food production, metals in biology.

Awards

Co-Chair, N Cycle Workshop, 2015

National Science Foundation

Council Member, Council on Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences, 2015

Department of Energy

Laboratory Fellow, 2013

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2013

American Association for the Advancement of Science

Outstanding Lecturer Award, 2012

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

D. Wynne Thorne Career Research Award, 2012

Utah State University

Science Collaborator of the Year, 2010

Energy Dynamics Laboratory, USU

USU College of Science Teacher of the Year, 2007

USU College of Science

USU College of Science Researcher of the Year, 2004

USU College of Science

Eli Lily Travel Award Recipient, 1992

The Protein Society

Outstanding Teaching Assistant of the Year in Biochemistry, 1987

University of California, Riverside

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Book Chapters

    • Seefeldt, L., (2017). Nitrogen Fixation: Ullmann’s Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA

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    Publications - Fact Sheets

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      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

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        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

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            Publications - Translations & Transcripts

              Publications - Other

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                Scheduled Teaching

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2019

                CHEM 6760 - Principles of Bioenergetics, Spring 2019

                CHEM 7770 - Special Topics in Biochemistry (Topic), Fall 2018

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Summer 2018

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2018

                CHEM 6760 - Principles of Bioenergetics, Spring 2018

                CHEM 4890 - Undergraduate Biochemistry Seminar, Fall 2017

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Summer 2017

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2017

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2017

                CHEM 6760 - Principles of Bioenergetics, Spring 2017

                CHEM 4890 - Undergraduate Biochemistry Seminar, Spring 2017

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Summer 2016

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2016

                CHEM 6760 - Principles of Bioenergetics, Spring 2016

                CHEM 4800 - Research Problems, Spring 2016

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Summer 2015

                CHEM 6710 - Advanced Biochemistry II, Spring 2015

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2015

                CHEM 4800 - Research Problems, Spring 2015

                CHEM 4890 - Undergraduate Biochemistry Seminar, Spring 2015

                CHEM 7770 - Special Topics in Biochemistry (Topic), Fall 2014

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Summer 2014

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2014

                CHEM 6760 - Principles of Bioenergetics, Fall 2013

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2013

                CHEM 4890 - Undergraduate Biochemistry Seminar, Spring 2013

                CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2012

                CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2012

                CHEM 4890 - Undergraduate Biochemistry Seminar, Fall 2012

                CHEM 3700 - Introductory Biochemistry, Spring 2012

                CHEM 6760 - Principles of Bioenergetics, Fall 2011

                CHEM 4800 - Research Problems, Summer 2011

                CHEM 7970 - DISSERTATION RSRCH, Spring 2011

                CHEM 3700 - INTRO BIOCHEMISTRY, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - PRIN OF CHEMISTRY II (BPS), Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 1220 - RECITATION, Spring 2011

                CHEM 6970 - THESIS RESEARCH, Spring 2011

                CHEM 7970 - PhD Dissertation Research, Fall 2010

                CHEM 6970 - Thesis Research, Fall 2010


                Graduate Students Mentored

                Nimesh Khadka, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 2012
                Sudipta Shaw, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 2012
                Alex McCurdy, Chemistry & Biochemistry
                Shannon Wendroth, Chemistry & Biochemistry
                Robert Willis, Chemistry & Biochemistry
                Zhiyong Wang, Chemistry & Biochemistry
                Karamatulla Danayl, Chemistry & Biochemistry
                Valerie Godfrey, Chemistry & Biochemistry 2012
                Brad Wahlen, 2010
                Alejandro Pabon, 2009
                Jammi McClead, 2006
                Robert Igarashi, 2005
                Nathen Maeser, 2003
                Jeannine Chan, Chemistry & Biochemistry 2001
                Matthew Ryle, Chemistry & Biochemistry 1998
                William Lanzilotta, Chemistry & Biochemistry 1998