Sean Hickey

Sean Hickey

Assistant Professor of Teaching

313-577-7951

seanhickey@wayne.edu

 Chemistry Building, Room 101.1

Curriculum vitae

Social media

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Sean Hickey

Department

Chemistry

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  •  Chemical Education/Active Learning in Organic Chemistry Lecture
  •  Chemical Education/Communicating Science to the Public
  •  Chemical Education/Using Animations and Interactives to Teach Chemistry

Education

  • Ph. D, University of New Orleans, Chemical Education
  • M.S., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Organic Chemistry
  • B.S., University of New Orleans, Chemistry

Selected publications

 a. “Can you teach subatomic particles with WKRP in Cincinnati and Climate Change with John Oliver?” Book chapter for ACS Symposium Book, Videos in Chemistry Education: Applications of Interactive Tools, early 2020 publication, chapter in progress
b. “Using Game of Thrones, Nicolas Cage and Harry Potter to Teach Chemistry to Non-Science Majors” Book chapter for ACS Symposium Book, Chemistry in Communication, early 2020 publication, chapter in progress

 

Currently teaching

  • CHM 1130, General Chemistry I Laboratory, 1 credit hour, F2022CHM 1150, General Chemistry II Laboratory, 1 credit hour, F2022CHM 1250, Organic Chemistry I Laboratory, 1 credit hour, F2022CHM 2230, Organic Chemistry II Laboratory, 1 credit hour, F2022 
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Courses taught

  1. CHM 1040 (Summer 2021)
  2. CHM 1230 (Fall 2020, Winter 2021, Spring/Summer 2021)
  3. CHM 1130 (Fall 2022)
  4. CHM 1150 (Fall 2022)
  5. CHM 1250 (Fall 2019 to present)
  6. CHM 2230 (Fall 2019 to present)