Dr. Velino Joasil

Professor, Biology

Dr. Velino Joasil
STEM, Room 505C
Journal Square Campus

M.D., Medical University of the Americas
M.S., Microbiology, Seton Hall University
B.S, Biology, Montclair State University

Classes: Anatomy and Physiology; Nutrition; Introductory Biology; Microbiology.

Dr. Joasil has been teaching at HCCC since 2007. One of his core teaching strategies is to motivate students to achieve academic success and increase their confidence. He challenges students to think critically and sparks their passion for learning through the “Simplest Basic Framework for Learning” approach. 

Dr. Joasil has served on several committees and led the effort in developing the College’s Biotechnology program. He also joined with colleagues to develop online courses, select textbooks for courses, and revise syllabi. 

Dr. Joasil is a recipient of the HCCC Employee Courtesy Service Award for his outstanding service to students and colleagues. He is a two-time recipient of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) Award for Teaching Excellence. Dr. Joasil is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) as well as the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM).