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Biology at Aquinas College

Jeffrey McKelvey, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology
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Dr. McKelvey joined the Aquinas College Biology Department in 1986. A Pennsylvania native, he earned his Ph.D. at Bowling Green State University and his B.S. in Biology at West Virginia Wesleyan College. He teaches zoology, comparative anatomy and physiology, as well as courses in his specific areas of interest, parasitology and ornithology. He co-chairs the Aquinas College Pre-health Advisory Committee and is the faculty adviser to Aquinas' chapter of the Beta Beta Beta Biology National Honor Society. He enjoys hiking, golfing, bird-watching and home-brewing.


  • Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
  • M.S., Bowling Green State University
  • B.S., West Virginia Wesleyan College