B.S. Chemistry, UC Irvine, 1978
B.S. Biological Sciences, UC Irvine, 1978
M.S. Chemistry, UC Irvine, 1984
Ed.D. Education, Walden University, 2007
Research interests: Nuclear and forensic chemistry
Scott Fier joined the Saddleback College faculty in 1993. He is currently teaching General Chemistry, and was the Chemistry Department Chairman for 16 years.
Before working at Saddleback College, he taught Chemistry and AP Chemistry at Irvine High School for 13 years, while also coaching cross country, basketball, track and field, science olympiad, and academic decathlon teams.
Honors include Phi Beta Kappa, Irvine High School Teacher of the Year, Irvine High School Faculty Hall of Fame, UCI/UCI Business Chemistry Teacher of the Year, UCI Educator Wall of Fame, Assessment and Treatment Services Center "Golden Touch Award", and Saddleback College Professor of the Year.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Patricia, their three boys, and rooting for the Angels.