Casey Andrews, Ph.D

Lecturer of Chemistry

Office: Central Academic Building, RM 347G-1
Phone: (210)784-2295

Casey Andrews


Dr. Andrews was born and raised in Michigan. He received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Grand Valley State University in 2010 and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of Iowa in 2014. While completing his doctorate degree, his research focused on computational biophysics. Specifically, he worked on the development of protein all-atom force fields, coarse grain force field for biomolecules, DNA-protein interactions, and large-scale simulations of the E. coli cytoplasm. Following the completion of his dissertation, Dr. Andrews has taught chemistry and biochemistry at Loras College, The University of Iowa, and Coastal Carolina University. Dr. Andrews joined the faculty of Texas A&M University-San Antonio in 2017 and is currently focused on improving undergraduate education by implementing active learning, and other education techniques, in the classroom.