Ben Levin

Senior Scientist

Ben Levin

“For me, I am driven by two main philosophies, know more today about the world than I knew yesterday. And lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.”

—Neil deGrasse Tyson

Education
PhD, Chemistry, Boston University
MA, Chemistry, Boston University
BS, Chemistry, University of Rochester
Current Affiliation
Dewpoint
Social Media
LinkedIn
Pronouns
he/him

Ben is a Senior Scientist at Dewpoint Therapeutics focusing on protein production and in vitro biology. Most recently, he was a scientist at X-Chem Pharmaceuticals, where he focused on protein production and biochemical/biophysical assay development. Ben has always been fascinated by the intersection with chemistry and biology, which has guided his education. He earned a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Rochester, where he studied protein folding with Kara Bren. At Boston University, he earned an M.A. and Ph.D. in chemistry, focusing on enzymology with Sean Elliott.

Ben Levin skiing
When not in the lab, Ben can often be found in the mountains skiing and hiking with his family.