Academic Experts

Academic Experts Database

Our faculty, staff, and administrators are available to provide their expertise on a variety of topics (listed at right). This database is designed primarily for members of the media looking for public comments.

To speak to a faculty or staff expert, please contact Sherry Frable at (570) 348-6207 or

Topic: Science

Christine L. Fryer, Ed.D.

Chariperson of the School of Education, Clinical Assistant Professor

Topics: Early Childhood Education; Science Curriculum and Instruction; Reflective Practice;

Areas of Expertise: Reflection of Student Teachers; Quality Early Childhood Programs and Curriculum; and Inquiry-Based Science Instruction

Deborah Hokien, Ph.D.

Full Professor

Topics: Science, Online Teaching and Learning;

Areas of Expertise: Analytical chemistry; Wine Chemistry; Quantitative Methodology, Online Teaching and Learning