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Dr. Glen Hinckley
Department of Chemistry
Farmingdale State College

(631) 420 2007


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Curriculum Vitae



6/2005           Ph.D., University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison WI

Biochemistry with a minor in Chemistry

Thesis Title : The Ligand Effect on the Reduction Potential of the [4Fe-4S] cluster in Lysine 2,3-aminomutase


5/1999           B.S., University at Buffalo, Buffalo NY

Biochemistry with a minor in mathematics


Courses Taught:



CHM 380 (formerly 280)    Biochemistry

            4 cr., 3 hrs. lecture, 3 hrs. lab (must be taken simultaneously)

Offered Fall, Spring & Summer

Prerequisite: One semester comprehensive organic (e.g. CHM 260) or 2nd semester Organic (e.g. CHM 271)


CHM 270L / CHM 271L   Organic Chemistry Laboratory section

            Wednesdays 1pm – 5 pm



CHM 260 (formerly 160)  Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry

CHM 285   Physiological Chemistry

One-semester general chemistry (e.g. CHM 124)

One-semester organic / biochemistry

2nd semester General Chemistry (e.g. CHM 153)



Hinckley , G.T., Johnson, C., Jacobson, K., Bartholomay, C, McMahon, K., McKenzie, D.I., Aiken, J.M., Pedersen, J.A., “Persistence of pathological prion protein during simulated wastewater treatment processes”, (2008) Environ. Sci. Technol.   42 : 5254–5259

Hinckley , G.T., Frey, P.A. “Cofactor Dependence of Reduction Potentials for [4Fe‑4S]2+/1+ in Lysine 2,3-Aminomutase” (2006) Biochemistry 45: 3219 – 3225.

Hinckley , G.T., Frey, P.A. “An adaptable spectroelectrochemical titrator: The midpoint reduction potential of the iron-sulfur center in lysine 2,3-aminomutase” (2005) Anal. Biochem. 349: 103 - 111.

Hinckley, G.T., Ruzicka, F.J., Thompson, M.J., Blackburn, G.M., Frey, P.A. “Adenosyl Coenzyme and pH Dependence of the [4Fe-4S]2+/1+ Transition in Lysine 2,3-Aminomutase” (2003) Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 414: 34 – 39

Hinckley, G.,  Mozhaev, V.V, Budde, C., Khmelnitsky, Y.L. “Oxidative enzymes possess catalytic activity in systems with ionic liquids” (2002) Biotechnology Letters 24: 2083 – 2087