Name
T. Michelle Jones-Wilson
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Department Chair

B.S., 1988, Lafayette College
M.A., 1990, Washington University
Ph.D., 1995, Washington University

Phone
(570) 422-3703
Campus Address
SciTech 223

I have the privilege of mentoring 12-25 biochemistry and chemical biotechnology graduates each year. Our diverse group is successful in industry and graduate and professional school. My research areas are in the Science of Student Success funded through the NSF Clear Path grant and in water quality in the Pocono region.

Name
René Fuanta
Title
Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.Sc., 2007 - 2010, University of Buea
Ph.D., 2013 - 2018, Auburn University

Phone
(570) 422-3446
Campus Address
SciTech 222

I enjoy discussions on enzyme mechanisms - the ‘science fiction’ behind their catalysis.

Name
Jon Gold
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., 1980, University of California at Santa Cruz
M.S., 1981, University of California at Santa Cruz
Ph.D., 1987, University of California at Santa Cruz

Phone
(570) 422-3321
Campus Address
SciTech 332

I am honored to have been able to teach thousands of wonderful students from incredibly diverse backgrounds. I am certain that they have taught me much more than I have taught them.

Name
Richard S. Kelly
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., 1979, Davidson College
Ph.D., 1984, University of Vermont

Phone
(570) 422-3246
Campus Address
SciTech 333
Name
William Loffredo
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Pre-Pharmacy Program Advisor

B.S., 1982, Lebanon Valley College
Ph.D., 1988, Ohio State University

Phone
(570) 422-3215
Campus Address
SciTech 221

My primary teaching duties include general chemistry, organic chemistry I, II and III as well as biochemistry I and II.

Name
Steven M. Boyer
Title
Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., 2012, Elizabethtown College
Ph.D., 2017, Binghamton University

Phone
(570) 422-3796
Campus Address
SciTech 230

My background is in the area of materials inorganic chemistry. Currently my research focuses on metal-organic frame works for applications such as the degradation of organic pollutants

Name
Mary Doherty
Title
Instructor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., 1982, Thomas More College
M.S., 1987, Purdue University

Phone
(570) 422-3264
Campus Address
SciTech 324
Name
Alicia Cole
Title
Lab Technician for Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., 2018, East Stroudsburg University

Phone
(570) 422-3243
Campus Address
SciTech G23
Name
Melinda Rosen
Title
Secretary for Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., 1984, Shippensburg University

Phone
(570) 422-3342
Campus Address
SciTech 317

Contact Us

For more information regarding the programs offered in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, please contact the secretary at mrosen1@esu.edu

Contact Information

Campus Address
Science & Technology 223
Phone:
(570) 422-3342
Fax:
(570) 422-3908 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair
Name
T. Michelle Jones-Wilson
Phone:
(570) 422-3703