Andrew Templin joined the faculty of the Division of Endocrinology in June 2020 and holds positions at the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute and the Roudebush VA Medical Center.
Prior to joining IU, Andrew served as an Acting Instructor of Medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle. During his time there, he studied the role of islet amyloidosis in islet inflammation and beta cell loss in collaboration with Dr. Steven Kahn. Dr. Templin’s work was funded by a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award from the National Institutes of Health, and later by a Career Development Award from Veterans Affairs.
Andrew obtained his Ph.D. in Cellular and Integrative Physiology from IU under the mentorship of Dr. Raghu Mirmira, graduating in 2014. Prior to his doctoral work, he conducted medical research at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. Andrew received his Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University in 2006, during which time he was a member of the Hutton Honors College.
Andrew’s work has been published in Diabetes, Diabetologia, Diabetes Care, the Journal of Biological Chemistry, and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, among others.
Andrew is a native Hoosier who enjoys travel, soccer, the Chicago Cubs, and Golden Retrievers.