QVCC is opening today at 10:30 a.m. Any three hour classes scheduled from 9:00 to Noon will start at 10:30.
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Science Faculty and Staff

Full-Time Faculty and Staff

John L. Lewis JohnLewis
Professor of Chemistry
Office: E183B
Phone: 860.932.4115




Melissa Philion MelissaPhilion
Department Chair – Science
Professor of Biology
Office: W203B
Phone: 860.932.4136




Jakob Spjut 
Associate Professor of Engineering Science
(also teaches physics in the science area)
Office: C217A
Phone: 860.932.4156




Sara Van Orden
Academic Associate/Sciences
Adjunct Instructor of Biology
Office: E183A
Phone: 860.932.4166



Adjunct Faculty

Ann Marie Battersby – Adjunct Instructor of Environmental Science

Allison Hamel – Adjunct Instructor of Oceanography

Kevin Hotary – Adjunct Instructor of Biology and Environmental Science

Barbara Porebska – Adjunct Instructor of Biology and Chemistry

Steven Raheb – Adjunct Instructor of Biology

Mary Lou Smith – Adjunct Instructor of Oceanography and Environmental Science

Vincent Woods РAdjunct Instructor of Biology (Anatomy and Physiology)