Andy Bezant, Ph.D., joined the Columbus Academy faculty in 2002 as a seventh grade science teacher before moving into the upper school to teach chemistry at the start of the 2023-24 school year. He also serves as the Dedger and Rose Jones Master Chair in Science and coaches middle school boys soccer. Prior to arriving at Academy, Andy was a post-doctorate research fellow in the Department of Chemistry at The Ohio State University. He obtained a B.S. and Ph.D. in chemistry from Leiscester University in England. Andy and his wife, Jessica, have four children: Evelyn ’22, Gabe ’24, Vincent ’28 and Peter.

Andy’s favorite thing about Columbus Academy
“The people I get to work with.”

Little-known fact
“I have twin siblings that are 30 years younger than me!

Favorite sports teams
“Arsenal FC and British Football!”

  • B.S. University of Leicester, England , Chemistry
  • Ph.D. University of Leicester, England , Chemistry