Andrew J. Thiel

Hertz Fellow: Andrew J. Thiel

University of Wisconsin

Area of Study


Fellowship Years

1990 - 1995

Andrew J. Thiel is a research scientist at Hospira, Inc, a pharmaceutical research and development company in Lake Forest, Illinois.  Previously, he was at the Hospital Products Division of Abbott Laboratories.

Andrew earned his BS in chemistry from Marquette University. Afterwards, he was awarded a Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Graduate Fellowship, and used his Fellowship to earn his PhD in analytical chemistry at University of Wisconsin, Madison, graduating in December of 1997.


1999 - Detection of DNA Hybridization to Oligonucleotide Arrays on Gold Surfaces Using In Situ Surface Plasmon Resonance and Fluorescence Imaging Techniques