Steven Wietstock

Steven Wietstock

Biography

2010-present
Associate Professional Specialist, University of Notre Dame
2005-2010
Assistant Professional Specialist, University of Notre Dame
1996-2005
Director of Undergraduate Laboratories, Coordinator of Curriculum Development and Instructional Programs, Indiana University-Bloomington
1988-1996
Assistant Professor and Chair, Alma College
1988
Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
1992
B.S. in Chemistry, Alma College

Selected Awards

1995
Outstanding Faculty Member, Alma College Student Congress

Research Interests

Dr. Wietstock's current research interests lie in the field of chemical education and the role experiential learning takes in student development.  Particular interests include the use of green chemistry in the teaching laboratories -- especialliy in inorganic chemistry experiences.

Dr. Wietstock is also active on the Biennial Conference Committee of the Division of Chemical Education of the American Chemical Society.

Recent Papers

  • Wietstock, S.M., Reck, C., Parise, J. "25th biennial conference on chemical education, July 29-August 2, 2018, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana" 2017 Journal of Chemical Education, 94 (10), pp. 1404-1405. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.7b00711
  • Wietstock, S.M., Peterson, K.A., Lashua, D.M.G., Miller, D.A., Johnson, J.F. "NMR Spectroscopy in the undergraduate curriculum at the University of Notre Dame" 2013 ACS Symposium Series, 1128, pp. 275-289. DOI: 10.1021/bk-2013-1128.ch018​​​​​​​
  • Wietstock, S.M., Reck, C., Zibuck, R. "Chemical education at the crossroads of America" 2008 Journal of Chemical Education, 85 (5), pp. 626-627.
  • Wietstock, S. M. "CHEM11181: Chemistry Principles Laboratory." Hayden McNeil Pub., 2008-2015.

Contact Information

  • Associate Teaching Professor
  • Office: 330 Jordan Hall
  • Phone: 574-631-2302
  • Send an email