Jason R. Taylor, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences; “Dean, School of Natural & Social Sciences’; Professor of Chemistry; Adjunct Professor of First-Year Seminar
Jason (‘JT’) grew up in North Canton, Ohio before attending Baldwin-Wallace College where he played baseball and received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and minor in Biology. He continued his education at Indiana University where he received a Ph.D. in Chemistry in 2002. While attending graduate school, JT met the love of his life (Becka) while leading worship for a campus ministry. Becka and JT were married in 2001 and soon moved to Baltimore where JT taught at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County for one year before joining the faculty at Roberts in 2003.