Faculty Profile for Dr. Mary Jane Patterson

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Dr. Mary Jane Patterson
Senior Lecturer — Chemistry and Biochemistry
phone: (512) 245-5524

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Patterson, M. J. (Ed.). (2017). CHEM 1142 Custom Edition for Texas State University. Boston, MA, USA: Cengage Learning.
  • Patterson, M. J. (2016). [Review of Introductory Chemistry:  An Atoms First Approach, 1st ed., by M. Hill, J. Burdge, & M. Driessen].
  • Patterson, M. J. (2000). Developing an Internet-Based Chemistry Class. J. Chem. Educ, 77, 554.
  • Patterson, M. J. (1996). [Review of General Chemistry:  An Integrated Approach, 2nd ed, by J. Hill, R. Petrucci, & P. Hall].

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Dean’s Nominee for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Blazier Elementary School, AISD and Austin Partners in Education Parent Ambassador Award. May 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Achievement Award for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching. 2014
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching, Assistant Professor or Lecturer Rank, Texas State. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Linebarger Award, Hays CISD. 2008 - 2012

Selected Service Activities

Outcomes and Assessments
General Chemistry Coordinator
August 2018-Present
Safety Committee
January 1, 2017-Present
Hernandez Elementary STEM Field Trip
January 16, 2019
Blazier Elementary Career Day