Adam Warhausen

Education
Research
Work Experience
Teaching Experience
Research
Skills
Publications
Presentations
Honors & Awards
Memberships

Education

Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry: (2011)
University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
Dissertation: “Synthesis, Characterization, Electrochemistry, and Spectroelectrochemistry of Group 8 Metalloporphyrin Complexes. ”
Major Professor: Dr. George B. Richter-Addo

M.S. Chemistry: Fall 2005
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Edwardsville , IL
Thesis: “Synthesis and Characterization of Pendant-alkyne Manganese Complexes”
Major Professor: Dr. Michael J. Shaw Ph.D.

B.S. ACS approved: Fall 2002
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL
Major: Chemistry
Minor: Mathematics

Research

University of Oklahoma
My research involves the synthesis, spectroscopy, electrochemistry, and spectroelectrochemistry of group 8 metalloporphyrin complexes. All of this work will be published in peer reviewed journals

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
My M.S. thesis research involved the synthesis, spectroscopy, electrochemistry, and spectroelectrochemistry of manganese pyranyl complexes, which contain a pendant-alkyne moiety


Work Experieince

University of Oklahoma
· Graduate Research Assistant:
Responsible for independent research, reporting research progress, maintaining laboratory equipment and instrumentation, and training others in the research lab
Advisor: Dr. George Richter-Addo

· Head TA (Administrative Assistant) for General Chemistry:
Responsible for organizing various activities related to the General Chemistry Program, including assigning TAs to labs, directing weekly TA meetings, overseeing disciplinary actions, processing exam scantrons, collecting and processing laboratory grades, proctoring exams, uploading grades to the online course site and handling all daily general chemistry related responsibilities.
General Chemistry Coordinators included: Dr. Michael R. Abraham and Dr. C. LeRoy Blank

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
· Graduate Research Assistant
Responsible for research and reporting progress
Advisor: Dr. Michael Shaw

Sigma Aldrich
· Co-op Research Internship
Responsible for method development
Advisor: Lori Lankow
Spring and Summer 2000

Teaching Experience

University Of Oklahoma
· Laboratory Teaching Assistant for General Chemistry
Responsible for instructing and evaluating 24-32 students in a General Chemistry laboratory with an associated recitation session

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
· Graduate teaching assistant
Responsible for instructing and evaluating 24-48 students in General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry and Nursing Chemistry labs

· Undergraduate teaching assistant
Responsible for instructing and evaluating 24 students in a General Chemistry lab

Skills

· Inorganic, organic, organometallic, and bioinorganic synthesis using anerobic Schlenk techniques
· Isolation of compounds using a variety of techniques, such as crystallization, distillation, and chromatography (including HPLC)
· Operation and maintenance of dry-box systems, solvent purification systems, electrochemistry, infrared spectroelectrochemistry, and UV-vis spectroelectrochemistry instrumentation
· Infrared, nuclear magnetic resonance, ultra-violet/visible spectroscopy

Publications

· Shaw, Michael J.; Cranford, Daniel L.; Rodgers, Kenneth W.; Eilers, James E.; Noble, Bradley; Warhausen, Adam J.; Richter-Addo, George B. Facile Determination of the Spectra of Unstable Electrode Products Using Simultaneous Fiber-Optic Chronoabsorptometry and Chronoamperometry. Inorganic Chemistry (Washington, DC, United States) (2010), 49(20), 9590-9598. CODEN: INOCAJ ISSN:0020-1669. CAN 153:516830 AN 2010:1152405 CAPLUS

· Additional publications in progress

Presentations

· Adam Warhausen, Douglas R. Powell, George. B. Richter-Addo Six-Coordinate Nitrosyl Alkoxide Ruthenium Porphyrin Complexes. Abstracts of Papers. Poster presentation at:
o 241st ACS National Meeting, Anaheim, CA, United States, March 27 and 28, 2011

· Adam Warhausen, Douglas R. Powell, George. B. Richter-Addo Hydroxamate Iron Porphyrinates as New Synthetic Models for the Active Site of Catalase. Abstracts of Papers. Poster presentation at:
o 55th ACS Pentasectional Meeting – Oklahoma Local Section, Norman, OK, United States, April 10, 2010

· Shaw, Michael; Warhausen, Adam J.. Synthesis and spectroelectrochemistry of pendant-alkyne manganesetricarbonyl complexes. Abstracts of Papers. Poster presentation at:
o 227th ACS National Meeting, Anaheim, CA, United States, March 28-April 1, 2004 (2004), INOR-277. CODEN

Honors and awards

· Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Oklahoma 2010
· GAANN Fellowship, University of Oklahoma 2004-2006
· Probst Research Award, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville 2004

Memberships

· American Chemical Society 2003-present
· Phi Lamba Upsilon; (member and officer) 2004-present (2004-2006)
· Sigma Xi 2001-2004

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