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Lisa Berreau

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Inorganic Chemistry

Executive Associate Dean and Professor

Contact Information

DialPhone: (435) 797-3509
SendEmail: lisa.berreau@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Inorganic Chemistry, Iowa State University, 1994
Metalloporphyrin sulfido, selenido, and imido complexes
BS, Chemistry, Mankato State University, 1990

Teaching Interests

Undergraduate and graduate inorganic chemistry; bioinorganic chemistry; outreach activities (with USU Chem Club)

Research Interests

Light-induced CO-releasing molecules; synthetic inorganic, coordination and bioinorganic chemistry; reaction mechanisms

Awards

AAAS Fellow, 2016

American Association for the Advancement of Science

Treasurer, 2014

ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry (2014-present)

Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year, 2006

USU College of Science

USU College of Science Valedictorian Escort, 2005

Herman Frasch Foundation Award, 2002

Frasch Foundation

Merrill Library Faculty Award, 2002

Merrill Library

National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2001

National Science Foundation

NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow, 1995

National Institutes of Health

Alpha Chi Sigma Outstanding Graduate Research Award, 1994

Alpha Chi Sigma

American Institute of Chemists Senior Award, 1990

Women in Science and Engineering Award, 1990


Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Book Chapters

    • Berreau, L., (2013). Zinc In Biology: Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry II. Elsevier
    • Berreau, L., (2006). Kinetic and Mechanistic Studies of the Reactivity of Zn-OHn (n = 1 or 2) Species in Small Molecule Analogs of Zinc-containing Metalloenzymes: Advances in Physical Organic Chemistry.
    • Berreau, L., (2006). Water Activation Catalytic Hydrolysis: Activation of Small Molecules: Organometallic and Bioinorganic Perspectives. Wiley

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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 5520 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry, Fall 2016

                  CHEM 5520 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry, Fall 2015

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Spring 2015

                  CHEM 5520 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry, Fall 2014

                  CHEM 6500 - Reactivity and Mechanisms in Inorganic Chemistry, Fall 2014

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2014

                  CHEM 3520 - Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, Spring 2014

                  CHEM 3510 - Intermediate Inorganic Chemistry, Spring 2014

                  CHEM 1220 - Principles of Chemistry II, Spring 2013

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Spring 2013

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2012

                  CHEM 7800 - Seminar, Fall 2012

                  CHEM 7510 - Bioinorganic Chemistry, Fall 2011

                  CHEM 7970 - DISSERTATION RSRCH, Spring 2011

                  CHEM 6500 - REACT MECH INOR CHEM, Spring 2011

                  CHEM 5520 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry, Fall 2010

                  CHEM 7970 - PhD Dissertation Research, Fall 2010


                  Graduate Students Mentored

                  Tatiana Soboleva, Chemistry & Biochemistry, February 2017
                  Marina Popova, Chemistry & Biochemistry, October 2014
                  Sushma Saraf, Chemistry & Biochemistry, May 2011 - August 2016
                  Stacey Anderson, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 2011 - June 2016
                  Caleb Allpress, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 2009 - December 2013
                  Katarzyna Grubel, Chemistry & Biochemistry, December 2006 - December 2011
                  James Danford, Chemistry & Biochemistry, December 2006 - December 2009
                  Katarzyna Rudzka, Chemistry & Biochemistry, May 2004 - August 2008
                  Gajendrasingh Ingle, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 2004 - August 2007
                  Ewa Szajna, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 2002 - August 2006
                  Amy Fuller, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 2004 - December 2005
                  Indranil Sen, Chemistry & Biochemistry 2003
                  Magdalena Makowska-Grzyska, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 1999 - August 2003
                  Russell Allred, Chemistry & Biochemistry, January 1999 - August 2003