Kristina Pazehoski

Assistant Dean of the Hopeman School; Professor of Biology
All FacultyBiology

Contact Information
Phone: 724-458-2098

Kristina Pazehoski


  • Ph.D. Duquesne University 
  • B.S., Grove City College

Areas of Expertise

  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinorganic Chemistry

Courses Taught

  • General Biology I (BIOL 101)
  • Cell Biology (BIOL 234)
  • Biochemistry for Biology (BIOL 334)
  • Biology Seminar (BIOL 488)

Selected Research

  • Metalloproteins/Metal Homeostasis

Selected Publications

  • “Evidence for Involvement of the C-terminal Domain in the Dimerization of the CopY Repressor Protein from Enterococcus hirae” Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 2011, Vol. 406(2): 183-187
  • “Stalking Metal-linked Dimers” Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry, 2008, Vol. 102: 522-531

Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor, Grove City College, 2011-present
  • Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, 2006-2011