Dr. Mushtaq Khan is a senior professor in the chemistry department. He joined Union County College 19 years ago and has since been teaching the mainstream two-semester organic chemistry and one-semester organic and biochemistry courses. Dr. Khan also served as the chair of the Chemistry department. He mentors students interested in getting into health and chemical industries. His research interests include the isolation, identification, and synthesis of natural products. Dr. Khan has a B.S. from Osmania University, an M.S. from Aligarh Muslim University, and a Ph.D. from Aligarh Muslim University.