Jeffrey Crosby

Science Teacher

Jeff joined Deerfield Academy in 2018 as a science teacher.  He has taught biology, chemistry and physics as well as a variety of interdisciplinary courses at Allegheny College in Pennsylvania,  Episcopal High School in Virginia,  St. Paul’s School in New Hampshire, and the Catlin Gabel School in Oregon.  A two-time recipient of the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program’s Teacher Recognition Award, Jeff sees himself primarily as a coach in the classroom  to motivate students to challenge themselves.  Jeff is currently teaching Advanced Placement Chemistry and Chemistry 1A.  Jeff and his wife Lesley live in Child’s House.