Dr. L. Andrew Lyon

Dr. L. Andrew Lyon

Fowler School of Engineering; Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Expertise: Microgels; Hydrogels; Extracellular Matrix; Colloid Chemistry; Nanomaterials; Regenerative Medicine;
Office Location: Keck Center for Science and Engineering Swenson Hall N121
Phone: (714) 997-6930
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Bachelor of Arts
Northwestern University, Master of Science
Northwestern University, Ph.D.



Postdoctoral, Penn State (w/Prof. Michael Natan, 1997-1998)

Assistant Professor, Georgia Tech (1999-2002)

Associate Professor, Georgia Tech (2003-2007)

Professor, Georgia Tech (2007-2014)

Associate Chair, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Tech (2010-2013)

Chair, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Tech (2013-2014)

Dean, Schmid College of Science and Technology, Chapman University (July 2014-December 2018)

Founding Dean, Dale E. and Sarah Ann Fowler School of Engineering, Chapman University (January 2019-)


Honors and Awards

Research Corporation Research Innovation Award (2000)

NSF CAREER Award (2000)

Beckman Young Investigator (2000)

Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow (2002)

Blanchard Fellow (2003)

Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award (2003)

National Fresenius Award of Phi Lambda Upsilon (2006)


Research Overview

For more information on Dr. Lyon’s research, please visit lyongroup.net