Benjamin M. Brandsen, PhD

Benjamin M. Brandsen, PhD

Benjamin M. Brandsen, PhD

Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments


  • Chemistry and Biochemistry


  • Assistant Professor

Teaching Activity

  • CHM 322: Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
  • CHM 371: Biochemistry of Metabolism


Ben Brandsen is an Assistant Professor in the Chemistry Department at Creighton University. He earned the B.S. in Biochemistry from Calvin College in 2010, and the Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2016. He was an NIH postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Genome Sciences at the University of Washington before coming to Creighton in 2019.

Publications and Presentations