College of Education and Public Policy

Clinical Assistant Professor Sharon Parnin

Sharon Parnin, Ed.D.Photo of Sharon Parnin, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

  • Office: Neff Hall, 250H
  • Phone: 260-481-6063
  • Fax: 260-481-5408
  • E-mail:



Professional Background

Dr. Sharon Parnin is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the College of Education and Public Policy.  Her primary teaching responsibilities include Elementary Educational Psychology (P250) and Introduction to Scientific Inquiry (Q200).  Dr. Parnin also has administrative responsibilities for the College of Education and Public Policy working with student retention and recruitment.

Other professional experience includes opening Science Central.  Dr. Parnin came to Fort Wayne, Indiana as the Director of Programs and Exhibits at Science Central.  She was responsible for planning and installing over 100 exhibits and implementing educational programs for the opening of the science center.