Paul DeLaLuz, PhD
Chair, Department of Natural Sciences /Distinguished Professor of Chemistry
Specialty: Biochemistry and Chemical Education
Department of Natural Sciences | Location: SMC360B
Phone: (423) 614-8286
Dr. Paul DeLaLuz, an alumnus of Lee University, returned to Lee to take his place on the other side of the podium after completion of his doctorate in bio-organic chemistry. He is a recipient of Lee’s Excellence in Advising Award and the Excellence in Teaching Award, two of the highest honors bestowed upon Lee faculty. DeLaLuz has served as department chair since 2006 and teaches courses in the general chemistry and biochemistry sequences. He also enjoys connecting with the students at Lee by leading culture and language immersion classes and teaching GST classes.