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BRIAN LAVEY

Brian Lavey, CELT Mentor, is an instructor in the Natural Sciences Department. He earned a B.S. in chemistry from Bates College and a Ph.D. in chemistry from Dartmouth, then worked as a post-doctoral research associate at the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla CA. After spending fifteen years in the pharmaceutical industry working as a medicinal chemist, Dr. Lavey began his teaching career by working as an adjunct professor at Kean and New Jersey City Universities. Dr. Lavey started teaching at MCC in the fall of 2014. In teaching general chemistry and organic chemistry classes, Dr. Lavey tries to show students how knowing some chemistry helps to make the world a little more understandable.