Science Faculty

Deborah Hokien, Ph.D.

Associate Dean College of Health & Human Services


Ph.D., Analytical Chemistry, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA.
B.S., Chemistry, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA.


Quantitative Research Design, Chemistry of Our World, General Chemistry Laboratory, Chemical Analysis


General Science Interests: wine chemistry

Professional Interests: Institutional Effectiveness, Assessment

Professional Activities and Awards: American Society for Engineering Education Summer Fellowship, NASA-Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA (1997-1999), Oak Ridge Institute and Education Summer Fellowship, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD (1996), Chairperson Susquehanna Valley Local Section of the American Chemical Society (2004-2005), Visiting Scholar at the Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine & Food Science, Department of Viticulture & Enology, University of California, Davis, CA, (A.Y. 2009-2010), Program Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies (2011-2018), Senior Leadership Academy Fellow (A.Y. 2018-2019).