Part Time Faculty

  • Dorina Amendola, M.S.
  • Ann Marie Emmel, M.S.
  • Michael Faris, M.A., M.S.
  • Amanda Lemoncelli, M.S.
  • Jamie Mason-Clark, Ph.d.
  • Damon Musso
  • Elaine Paulishak, M.S.
  • Nicole Quick, M.S.
  • Mary Ann Smith, M.S.
  • Joseph Snedeker, M.S.
  • Lisa Valburg, Ph.D.
  • Krista Wargo, M.S.

Laboratory Manager

  • Deborah Wardach, M.S.

Administrative Assistant

  • Marcie Gaughan

The science faculty at Marywood are highly qualified and dedicated professionals. All fulltime faculty hold doctorates from prestigious universities. In addition to teaching lecture and laboratory courses, the science faculty advise students regarding course selection and graduate schools, direct student research, and prepare qualified majors to work as laboratory assistants.

Full-Time Faculty

Lisa Antoniacci, Ph.D.

Biotechnology, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, Cell Biology

Craig Bowe, Ph.D

Environmental Chemistry

Christopher Brey, Ph.D.

Biotechnology, Genetics

Jay P. Clymer III, Ph.D.

Ecology of Stream and Marsh Ecosystems; Trophic Dynamics

Robin, Ertl, Ph.D.


Deanne Garver

Organic Chemistry, Chemistry

Deborah Hokien, Ph.D.

Analytical chemistry, Biochemistry, Synthetic Chemistry (organometallic and polymer), Phytoremediation Studies, and Biomaterials

Michael Kiel, Ph.D., Chairperson

Cell biology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology

Brian Piatak, D.C.

Anatomy and Physiology

Monica Pierri Galvao, Ph.D.


Dr. Steven Reggie, D.C.

       Anatomy and Physiology