College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences

Spencer Benson

Spencer Benson

Associate Professor


Office Phone: (301) 405-5478
Fax: (301) 314-9489
Office Address: 3136 Microbiology

Graduate Program Affiliations

  • Master of Chemical & Life Sciences Online
  • BISI - BISI-Molecular & Cellular Biology (MOCB)

Research Interests

Bacterial Evolution and the Biology of Traditional Herbal Medicines


Ph.D. - University of Chicago, 1978