Andrew Elmendorf

Assistant Research Associate

Joined the IBRI in January 2021

Andrew Elmendorf

Andrew Elmendorf works with Jonathan Flak, PhD, to study diabetes, specifically how the central nervous system regulates glucose metabolism.

Prior to joining the IBRI, Elmendorf was a research technician at the Indiana University (IU) School of Medicine, where he was involved in prostate cancer research, as well as researching the cellular response to stress in health and disease. During his undergraduate years, he was involved in medical research investigating molecular mechanisms by which bone tissue senses mechanical loading, also at the IU School of Medicine.

View Elmendorf's published research here.

Areas of Expertise

  • Molecular biology
  • Real-time PCR


  • Bachelor of Science (Biology), Indiana University, 2020