Joseph A. Polizzi, Ph.D.firstname.lastname@example.org
570-348-6211 ext 2497 , McGowan 2018
Chairperson of Education Department Associate Professor of Education and Educational Leadership
PhD, Pennsylvania State University, 2007.
Experiential and transformational learning, school leadership, small schools, preparation and professional development of new teachers.
Patricia S. Arter, Ed.D.email@example.com
570-348-6211 ext 2511 , McGowan 2017
Associate Professor and Director of Students On-Campus Achieving Results (SOAR) program , 2011. 2005;
Ed.D., John Hopkins University, 2005.
Universal design for learning, curriculum adaptation for the special needs learner, transition for young adults with autism
Tammy B.H. Brown, Ph.D.firstname.lastname@example.org
570-348-6211 ext 2407 , McGowan 2020
Associate Professor, Graduate Reading Department and ESL Program , 1998. Part-time lecturer 1998;
Ph.D., Rutgers University.
Sociocultural factors affecting literacy learning; beginning readers
Christine L. Fryer, Ed.D.email@example.com
570-348-6211 ext 2138 , McGowan 2013
Assistant Professor, Education Department , 2007.
Ed.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Reflection of Student Teachers, Quality Early Childhood Programs & Curriculum, & Inquiry-Based Science Instruction
Michelle R. Gonzalez, Ph.D.firstname.lastname@example.org
570-348-6211 ext. 2139 , McGowan 2019
Assistant Professor of Special Education , 2011.
Ph.D., Walden University, 2010.
Universal design for learning, assistive and instructional technology, eBooks, inclusive practices, struggling readers
Bernice P. Lukusbernicelukus@marywood.edu
570-348-6211 ext. 2140 , McGowan 2016
Co-Chairperson of Education Department Clinical Instructor Special Education Program
M.S. Marywood College.
Special education leadership and supervision, student teacher dispositions
Frances E. Russell, I.H.M., Ph.D, C.M.F.Crussell@marywood.edu
570-348-6211 ext 2353 , McGowan 2005
Associate Professor of Education
Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 1980.
Literacy/reading, teacher education, mentoring, supervision of student teachers.
Tonya Saddler, Ph.D.email@example.com
570-348-6211 ext 2318 , McGowan 2021
Assistant Professor of Education, 2009
Ph.D., Virginia Tech, 2008.
Interests:Socialization of individuals in postsecondary education: doctoral students in Education and Engineering to faculty careers, graduate students to Higher Education Administration, undergraduates to research; Faculty work-life issues of underrepresented female, African American, and faculty in STEM fields
Kerri J. Tobin, Ph.D.firstname.lastname@example.org
570-348-6211 ext. 2152 , McGowan 2008
Assistant Professor of Education , 2011.
Leadership and Policy Studies, Vanderbilt University, 2011.
Poverty and education, social policy, teacher preparation
Part-time Adjunct Faculty
- Amy Brostoski - Administrative Assistant
- Barbara Castanzo - Field Office Secretary
- Rebecca Sesky - Certificaton Officer/Coordinator of Assessment
- Linda Skierski - Director of Field Experience