Steven Levsen

Steven Levsen, Ph.D.

Course Taught

  • PRST 1120 Aspects of Modern Science


  • Marquette University, Ph.D. Philosophy, Organic Chemistry
  • U.W. Platteville, B.S. Chemistry

Professional Experience

  • Adjunct Instructor, Marquette University College of Professional Studies (1997-Present)
  • Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chemistry Program Director, Mount Mary University (1998-Present)
  • Adjunct Instructor, Carroll University College of Professional Studies/College of Health and Life Sciences (1999-Present)
  • Founder and Owner, Stoney Meadow Farm (2008-Present)
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Marquette University College of Arts & Sciences (2001-2013)
  • Lecturer, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (1997-1998)
  • Preparatory Course Instruction, Kaplan Educational Center (1994-1998)
  • Production Chemist I/Process Development, Aldrich Chemical Company (1988)
  • Quality Control Laboratory Technician, Aldrich Chemical Company

Honors and Achievements

  • National General Chemistry Examination Committee of the American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Chemical Education's Examination Institute (2009)
  • Teaching Excellence Award, Mount Mary College (2007)
  • Visiting Faculty Fellow, Marquette University (2000)

Presentations and Publications

  • "Medical School by Design," CollegeXpress Online Publication, 2013.
  • "Building Connections Between the Sciences: An Integrated Approach to Science Education," Chemists' Circle, April 2007.
  • "The Importance of Science in a Liberal Arts Education" for Marquette University PRST 010, Maureen E. McAvoy, Ed.D., Professor, February 2007.
  • Lane, T.M.; Levsen, S.M.; Tasz, M.K.; Cremer, S.E.; Hussain, M.S.; Mazhar-ul-Haque; Heteroatom Chemistry 1996, 7, 1, 9-15. "Conformational and Solid-State Studies of Diphenyl 1-Hydroxy-1 phenylethylphosphonate."
  • Peterson, A.C.; Levsen, S.M.; Cremer, S.E. Phosphorus, Sulfur, and Silicon 1996, 115, 241-254. "Preparations and Transformations of Bifunctional Exo-2-Phosphorus Substituted Bicyclo[2.2.1]heptanes."
  • Levsen, S.M.; Peterson, A.C.; Cremer, S.E. Phosphorus, Sulfur, and Silicon 1996, in press, "Stereoselective Preparation of the endo-2-Phosphorus Substituted Bicyclo[2.21]heptane System."
  • Levsen, S.M. Ph.D. Thesis, Marquette University, Dec. 1996. "Intermolecular and Intramolecular Diastereoselective Transformation of Prochiral Organophosphorus Compounds."
  • Levsen, S.M.; Cremer, S.E.; Peterson, A.C.; presented at the 25th Great Lakes Regional ACS Meeting; Marquette University, 1992. "Preparation and Derivitization of Bicyclic Phosphonate Esters."

Professional Memberships

  • Member - Current President, Chemists' Circle (2004-Present)
  • Alternate Councilor, Milwaukee ACS Section (2012-2013)
  • Member, National General Chemistry Examination Committee of the American Chemical Society (2009)



Contact College of Professional Studies

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Marquette University College of Professional Studies
707 Building, Room 403
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-3153 or (800) 793-6450, extension 2
FAX: (414) 288-3298