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HOSA (Health Occupational Student Association)

The PVCC chapter supports the mission of AzHosa to promote career opportunities in health care and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.  The club is intended for students pursuing any health care career:  Body or Mind, Human or Veterinary, Clinical or Research.  Activities will include professional development workshops, volunteer events, special guest speakers, hospital tours, and a Desert Medicinals workshop at the Cave Creek Desert Awareness Park.

Advisor: Denise Digianfilippo 602.787.6693

Meeting Times for 2014

September 16, 2014 10:00-11:00 Room LS217
October 21, 2014 10:00-11:00 Room LS217
November 18, 2014 10:00-11:00 Room LS204
December 16, 2014 10:00-11:00 Room LS217

Pre-Pharmacy Club

Interested in pharmacy? Come join the PVCC Pre-Pharmacy Club! This club gives students an opportunity to explore the field of pharmacy.

Advisor: Satinder Bains, Chemistry Faculty

G-121 (602) 787-6586


Pre-PA Club

Meeting Times for 2014

September 19th 10:30am - 11:30am
October 17th 10:30am - 11:30am
November 14th 10:30am - 11:30am

The Pre-PA Club prepared students seeking careers as a Physician's Assistant. Come and learn from guest speakers, demonstrations and community service projects. For information and meeting times the club advisor.

Meeting Times for 2014

Jan 31st - 10-11:30 am
Feb 28th - 10-11:30 am
April 4th - 10-11:30 am

Adviser: Anthony Lamanna, Biology Faculty

LS-219 (602) 787-6643


Physics & Astronomy Club


Casey Durandet, Physics Faculty

G 109 (602) 787-66571

Jennifer Weitz, Astronomy Faculty

G 108 (602) 787-6818

The Physics and Astronomy Club is for students interested in the fields of physics and astronomy. Get hands-on experience, meet peers and learn from instructors with backgrounds in research. For information and meeting times contact club advisers.

Contact Us

Science Division
G Building
(602) 787-6631

Life Sciences
Life Sciences Building
(602) 787-6940

Science Division Chair & Physical Science Department Chair
Dr. Scott Massey
G 114 (602) 787-6644

Life Science Department Chair
Jeffrey Lace
LS 215 (602) 787-7913


Full Time Faculty

Debra Adair, Biology
LS 212 (602) 787-7822

Dr. Satinder Bains, Chemistry
J133 (602) 787-6586

Harry Birkmann, Geology
G 101 (602) 787-6820

Jaimee Corbet, Biology
LS 211 (602) 787-6784

Jim Doyle, Biology
LS 213 (602) 787-6591

Casey Durandet, Physics
G 109 (602) 787-6651

Jeffrey Hoyt, Biology
LS 210 (602) 787-7419

Jon Hayashi, Biology
LS 218 (602) 787-6827

Jeffrey Lace, Biology, LS Department Chair
LS 215 (602) 787-7913

Lynn Lalko, Chemistry
G 106 (602) 787-6640

Anthony Lamanna, Biology
LS 219 (602) 787-6643

Scott Massey, Chemistry, Science Division Chair
G 114 (602) 787-6644

Lynda Santiago, Biology
G 112 (602) 787-6648

Jennifer Weitz, Astronomy
G 108 (602) 787-6818

Julie Olander, Chemistry
G 113  (phone ext. is not yet determined)



Curtis Chambers, Laboratory Technician
H 118 (602) 787-7889

Melissa Durfee, Laboratory Technician
LS 113 (602) 787-6637

David Hellman, Laboratory Technician
G 150 (602) 787-6685

John Jones, Laboratory Coordinator
LS 112 (602) 787-6638

Marina Shal, Laboratory Technician
LS 113 (602) 787-7428

Cindy Nicoloff, Life Sciences Secretary
LS 207 (602) 787-6940


Adjunct Faculty

Kelly Alderman, Biology

Jaminelli Banks, Biology

Darra Browning, Biology

Greg Cohen, Chemistry

Brian England, Engineering

Robert Ewing, Astronomy

Roy Fuller, Geology

Stephan George, Biology

Jayme Gillen, Biology

Charles King, Chemistry

Richard Marx, Biology

Tiffany Naughton, Biology

Charles Pace, Chemistry

Hannah Phipps - Yonas, Biology

Sadie Puerner, Chemistry

Alan Putzke, Biology

Carson Robertson, Biology

Don Robinson, Geology

William Sherry, Astronomy

Jeff Simpson, Geology

Linda Stearns, Chemistry

Sara Stollar-Yates, Biology

Mike Swingler, Physics

Amy Terlisner, Biology

Tatjana Thomas, Biology

James Valente, Biology

Syd Wilson, Engineering

Alissa Wooden, Biology



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