Dr. Mozell joined the faculty at SUNY Upstate Medical University in 1961 and exemplified the ideal academic career which embraces research, teaching and administration. He was a founding member of the AChemS, the Association for Chemoreception Sciences. He was a Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology, a SUNY Distinguished Service Professor and recipient of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities. Dr. Mozell served as Dean of the College of Graduate Studies beginning in 1990 until his retirement in 2008.
Message from Dean Mark Schmitt
It is with heartfelt sorrow that I heard of the passing of Maxwell M. Mozell, Ph.D. on Saturday, March 28. He was a world class scholar, mentor, researcher and dean and always exemplified excellence, honesty and friendship.