The Pierce Group (August 2014)


Pierce group excursion to Old School Pizza & Suds (Arlington, TX) to celebrate Dr. Wei Li's recent graduation. (Left-to-Right) Philip Palacios, Michael Pecore, Brad Pierce, Wei Li, Sinjinee Sardar, and Bishnu Subedi. Photo taken 08/15/2014 CCP.



Brad S. Pierce Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
700 Planetarium Place, Arlington, TX 76010, USA
Phone: (817) 272-9066
Fax: (817) 272-3808

Recent News

    • July 2, 2014
      Graduate student Andra Corder successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis titled “Synthetic strategies to probe enzymatic activity: investigation of a novel oxygen-dependent non-heme diiron monooxygenase (MiaE) “. Congratulations Dr. Corder!
    • July 11, 2014
      Graduate student Wei Li successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis titled “Mechanistic study of cysteine dioxygenase, a non-heme mononuclear iron enzyme“.  Congratulations Dr. Li!
    • January 16, 2014
      KPFT/90.1 FM Professor Pierce was featured in an hour-long radio interview for a science-based segment called “Weltanschauung” for Houston’s public radio station.  He discussed the impact of this research mentioned in the release above. A podcast of this interview is available at: (January 16 edition, starting at minute 15:30)
    • December 23, 2013
      Press release: "UT Arlington research may unlock enzyme’s role in disease"