JEFFREY C. MAY

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EDUCATION

  • B. A. Columbia College (Chemistry)
  • M. A. Harvard University (Organic Chemistry)
  • Certificate in Food Science Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Building Consultant
  • Indoor Air Quality Professional
  • Former science teacher (chemistry and physics) and Department Chair
TEACHER/LECTURER
  • “Investigating Sick Houses,” a two and a half day workshop
  • “Indoor Environmental Issues,” Northeastern University´s Building and Construction Program
  • Lectured nationally on indoor air quality for the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), American Chemical Society (ACS), American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), American Lung Association (ALA), American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), Boston Society of Architects (BSA), GlaxoSmithKline, Harvard School of Public Health, Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA), Mid Atlantic Environmental Hygiene Resource Center (MEHRC), Pan-American Aerobiology Association (PAAA), and Pfizer
AUTHOR
  • “Spaceship Earth Physical Science,” Jeffrey C. May and Faith F. Hill, Houghton Mifflin, 1981
  • “My House is Killing Me! The Home Guide for Families with Allergies and Asthma,” Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001
  • “The Mold Survival Guide: For Your Home and for Your Health,” Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004 (co-authored with Connie L. May)
  • “My Office is Killing Me! The Sick Building Survival Guide,” Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006
  • Published in six other books and author of over a dozen articles on indoor air quality
  • "Jeff May's Healthy Home Tips," Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008
MEDIA APPEARANCES INCLUDE
  • CNN, Inside Edition, Discovery Health, and Boston Channels 5, 7, and 56
  • Banker and Tradesman, Boston Globe, Boston Business Journal, Boston Herald, Bottom Line, Cooking Light, Fitness Magazine, Harvard Magazine, Indoor Environmental Connections, The New York Times, This Old House, National Women´s Health Report, Business Week, Parade Magazine, and Sports Illustrated
  • NPR´s “All Things Considered” and “Living on Earth,” and “The David Brudnoy Show”
MEMBERSHIPS
  • American Chemical Society
  • Association of Energy Engineers
  • New England Chapter of the American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • Indoor Air Quality Association
  • Mass. Assoc. of the Chemically Injured (board member)
  • Pan-American Aerobiology Association
  • Former member of national board of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
CERTIFICATIONS
  • Indoor Air Quality Professional (Certified by Association of Energy Engineers)
CONSTANCE L. MAY

EDUCATION
  • B.A. Tufts University (English Literature, Education)
  • M.Ed. Boston University (Secondary English)
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Educational Administrator
  • Teacher, specializing in expository writing
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Writing Consultant
AUTHOR
  • “From Thought to Action,” by C. Lowell May and Holly Hickler, Allyn and Bacon, 1981
  • “The Mold Survival Guide: For Your Home and for Your Health,” by Jeffrey C. May and Connie L. May, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004
  • "Jeff May's Healthy Home Tips," Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008

   
Jeffrey C. May (M. A. organic chemistry, Harvard University) is a Certified Indoor Air Quality Professional (CIAQP) and author or coauthor of:
  • “My House is Killing Me! The Home Guide for Families with Allergies and Asthma” (2001)
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  • “The Mold Survival Guide : For Your Home and for Your Health” (2004)
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  • “My Office is Killing Me! The Sick Building Survival Guide” (2006)
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  • “Jeff May's Healthy Home Tips: A Workbook for Detecting, Diagnosing, and Eliminating Pesky Pests, Stinky Stenches, Musty Mold, and Other Aggravating Home Problems” (2008)
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Jeffrey is founder and principal scientist of May Indoor Air Investigations LLC, located in Tyngsborough, MA.

Connie May is a published writing specialist with a background in teaching and administration.