Michael Doherty
Name
Michael Doherty
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Department Chair

B.A., 1979, Wabash College
M.S., 1982, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Ph.D., 1989, Purdue University

Phone
(570) 422-3244
Campus Address
SciTech 334

I've enjoyed 30 years helping ESU students succeed in science.

Rene Fuanta
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.

Jon Gold
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.

Teresa Michelle Jones-Wilson
Name
T. Michelle Jones-Wilson
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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.

Ricahrd Kelly
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
William Loffredo
Name
William Loffredo
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Pre-Parmacy 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.

Alan Shaffer
Name
Alan Shaffer
Title
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.A., 1973, Otterbein College
M.S., 1975, Miami University of Ohio
Ph.D., 1988, Memphis State University

Phone
(570) 422-3796
Campus Address
SciTech 230

I am a retired Air Force Officer (Lt. Col.) that had the privilege to teach at the Air Force Academy and at West Point Military Academy prior to coming to ESU in Fall 1999. I teach organic, polymer, and advanced chemistry lectures and labs.

Mary Doherty
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
Alicia Day
Name
Alicia Day
Title
Lab Technician for Chemistry and Biochemistry

B.S., 2018, East Stroudsburg University

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

B.S., 1984, Shippensburg University

Phone
(570) 422-3342
Campus Address
SciTech 317

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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 317
Phone:
(570) 422-3342
Fax:
(570) 422-3908 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair Chemistry and Biochemistry
Name
Michael Doherty
Phone:
(570) 422-3244
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