Mr. Carey received his BS and MS in Chemistry from the University of North Texas (Denton).
He has more than ten years of experience in college teaching and more than 25 years
corporate industry management experience. He has supervised over 100 professional
engineers, chemists, and technicians. He was responsible for product development,
technical service, quality assurance, and project management for several large and
small companies including Dow Chemical, Raytheon (Amana), and Goldschmidt Chemical
(now Degussa). He served on national industry-government consortium committees (CFC
abatement) and presented papers at numerous international technical marketing conferences
on polyurethane foam technology.
At WCJC, he teaches freshman chemistry (1405, 1411-1412) and organic chemistry (2423-2425).
- M.S. in Chemistry, University of North Texas 1972
- B.A. in Chemistry, University of North Texas, 1970
1966-1972 – Graduate Teaching Assistant / Lab Assistant – UNT Chemistry Department
1972-73 – High School Chemistry Teacher – Richardson HS, RISD Richardson, TX
1973-88 – Seminar leader, safety/IH trainer, customer interface, quality audits - Dow USA, Freeport, TX
1993-95 – Adjunct Faculty, Chemistry – Kirkwood Community College, Iowa
1999-2002 – FT Faculty – ITT Technical Inst., Chemical Technology program – Houston, TX
1999-2004 – Tutor – Sylvan, Kaplan
2000-2002 – Adjunct Faculty – University of Houston Downtown – Chemistry Department
2001-2003 – Adjunct Faculty – Houston Community College NW – Chemical Technology
2001- present – FT Faculty WCJC
Areas of Interest:
General and Organic Chemistry, Polymers, Instrumental Analysis