DonnaJean A. Fredeen
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Email: dfredeen@rider.edu
Phone Number: 609-896-5010
Office Location:
Provost's Suite, Moore Library Building

Role: 
Faculty
Title: 
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Email: 
dfredeen@rider.edu
Phone Number: 
609-896-5010
Office Location: 
Provost's Suite, Moore Library Building

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. , Analytical/Inorganic Chemistry, Texas A&M University
  • B.A, Chemistry, McMurry College

Employment History

  • Dean, School of Arts and Sciences, Southern Connecticut State University
  • Chairperson, Department of Chemistry, Southern Connecticut State University
  • Professor, Chemistry, Southern Connecticut State University
  • Associate Professor, Chemistry, Southern Connecticut State University
  • Assistant Professor, Chemistry, Southern Connecticut State University

Publications and Research

DonnaJean’s early publications and presentations focused on the chemistry of ionic transition metal carbonyl cluster fragments. She published the popular “Study Guide to Accompany McMurry and Fay’s General Chemistry” which is now in its 6th edition.  Her current research interests include science education reform and leadership models in higher education, particularly those that address change leadership.