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Physics and chemistry educator , researcher

Sharon Lynn Rosell, American Physics and chemistry educator, researcher. Certified professional educator, Washington.


Rosell, Sharon Lynn was born on January 6, 1948 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Daughter of John E. and Mildred C. (Binder) Rosell.


Bachelor, Loretto Heights College, 1970. Postgraduate, Marshall University, 1973. Master of Science in Education, Indiana University, 1977.

Master of Science, University Washington, 1988.


Associate instructor Indiana University, Bloomington, 1973-1974. Instructor Pierce College (name formerly Fort Steilacoom Community College), Washington, 1976-1979, 82, Olympic College, Bremerton, 1977-1978. Instructor physics, mathematics and chemistry Tacoma Community College, 1979—1989.

Instructor physics and chemistry Green River Community College, Auburn, 1983—1986. Researcher Nuclear Physics Laboratory, University Washington, Seattle, 1986-1988. Assistant professor physics Center Washington University, Ellensburg, since 1989.

Faculty senate senator Central Washington University, 1992-1998. Alternate senator since 2006.


  • Certified professional educator, Washington.


Lector & director, Rite of Christian Initiation Adults, since 1993, member parish council, 1995-2000, St. Andrew's Church, Ellensburg, Washington, since 1989. Member of Society Physics Students (councilor zone 17 1998—2004, committee judging National Outreach and Research awards 2000-2001, 2003-2005, national nominating committee 2005-2007, 2010), Pacific Northwest Association College Physics (board directors 1997-1999, since 2001, treasurer since 2002, president since 2009, chairman board directors since 2009), International Union Pure and Applied Chemistry (affiliate), American Chemical Society, American Association Physics Teachers (representative committee on physics for 2-year colleges Washington chapter 1986-1987, vice president 1987-1988, president 1988-1989, vice president 1994-1995, president 1995-1996, past president 1996-1997), American Physical Society.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: leading scripture discussion groups, reading, writing poetry, needlework.


John E. Rosell

Mildred C. (Binder) Rosell