Dr. Schill joined the University of Michigan in 2018 as a post-doctoral research fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Sue O’Shea. He received his B.S. in cellular/molecular biology and human biology from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay in 2012. He then received his Ph.D. in cellular and developmental biology from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2018.
In his work in the O’Shea laboratory, Dr. Schill is focused on several research projects including: studying the differences in GABAergic neurons in bipolar patients vs. undiagnosed individuals, investigating astrocyte derived exosomes composition and function in bipolar, and CRISPR/Cas9 mediated gene editing in induced pluripotent stem cells.