B.A. in Biology, University of Pennsylvania; M.S. in Natural Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Adam comes to TC with extensive experience as a teacher and a leader. Trained formally in science during his undergraduate and graduate study, Adam made a successful transition into teaching as a Biology and Physical Sciences instructor at Tenafly High School in New Jersey. During his time there he has taken on duties as the Coach of the Junior Varsity Girls Tennis Team and as a Class Advisor. Additionally, in 2001 Adam was a recipient of the Governor’s Teacher Recognition Award. Recently, Adam participated in a Leadership Institute in human and molecular genetics at the Dolan DNA Learning Center at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.