Dr. Hilmey has served as dean of the School of Arts & Sciences since 2016 and previously was chair of the Chemistry department and Director of the Honors program during his ten years at St. Bonaventure.
博士。 hilmey是土生土长的纽约州布法罗的完成博士学位在化学在2006年美国俄亥俄州立大学，跟随他的学士学位在布法罗大学药物化学。然后，他花时间工作作为在化学生物学领域康奈尔大学博士后研究助理。博士。 hilmey的研究兴趣导致了30种出版物和他的工作至今的350个引文。
博士。 hilmey对教育的热情开始了，当他成为SBU教学有机化学教员。他的教学理念侧重于通过发展兴趣和热情建立学生的知识。博士。 hilmey强调体验式学习，辅导过20名学生，而活跃在化学系。
In his work as Dean, he encourages faculty to innovate in the classroom and empower students to learn through challenging experiences such as research, immersive opportunities, and service learning. Student learning, personal growth, and future success are factors which drive the School of Arts & Sciences. According to Hilmey, the strong faculty-student relationship makes Bonaventure one of the finest teaching institutions in the region and the state.