Positions

Overview

  • Dr. Tucker is the Introductory Chemistry Coordinator at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she teaches a two-semester GOB course. She earned both her B.S. and M.S. in chemistry from Texas Woman’s University in Denton, Texas. After earning her PhD in Chemistry at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, she completed a teaching post-doctorate, also at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In her position as the Introductory Chemistry Coordinator, Dr. Tucker strives to incorporate best practices related to online learning into her courses to ensure student success.
  • Research Overview

  • Dr. Tucker is interested in studying how student’s perception of the course material affects their learning outcomes as well as how incorporating meta-cognitive strategies can improve the confidence students have in their own scientific abilities.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Dr. Tucker started teaching in the Introductory Chemistry sequence at UAB during her postdoctoral fellowship. During this time she developed the online chemistry labs for the first and second semester labs in the sequence. In addition, Dr. Tucker developed the online version of the second semester Introductory Chemistry lecture. In 2020 she was hired on to be the Introductory Chemistry Coordinator and continues to teach in the Introductory Chemistry sequence.
  • Teaching Activities

  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH105R - Intro Chem I Rec (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH106 - Introductory Chemistry I Lab (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH106 - Introductory Chemistry I Lab (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH106 - Introductory Chemistry I Lab (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH107 - Introductory Chemistry II (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH107R - Intro Chem II Rec (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH108 - Introductory Chemistry II Lab (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH108 - Introductory Chemistry II Lab (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CH100 - Chemical Problem Solving (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CH105R - Intro Chem I Rec (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CH106 - Introductory Chemistry I Lab (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CH108 - Introductory Chemistry II Lab (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CH100 - Chemical Problem Solving (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CH105R - Intro Chem I Rec (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CH106 - Introductory Chemistry I Lab (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CH100 - Chemical Problem Solving (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • CH105R - Intro Chem I Rec (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • CH100 - Chemical Problem Solving (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • CH105R - Intro Chem I Rec (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • CH100 - Chemical Problem Solving (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • CH105R - Intro Chem I Rec (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • CH100 - Chemical Problem Solving (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • CH105R - Intro Chem I Rec (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • CH105 - Introductory Chemistry I (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Science in Chemistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2017
  • Master of Science in Chemistry, Texas Woman's University 2011
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Chemistry, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2020
  • Full Name

  • Brenna Tucker