Dr. Ken Caswell
Dr. Ken Caswell is an Instructor II of Chemistry and Environmental Science at the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus. He earned a PhD from the University of South Carolina, and for 10 years he taught a variety of undergraduate courses at USF in Tampa for the Chemistry and Biochemistry programs, general education and the Honors College.
He has been a leader in innovation of those curricula to create a student-centered approach to learning. He co-taught in Florence, Italy, as part of the USF World Education Abroad science program. In his biochemical research he collaborates with his students, as well as with other faculty. Dr. Caswell enjoys indulging his curiosity about the science of daily life in a wide variety of pastimes, such as drawing, playing the guitar, home brewing, cooking, wine-tasting and enjoying the outdoors with two of his quadruped best friends.