Gruetzmacher, George

At UW-Whitewater


Dr. Gruetzmacher teaches industrial hygiene and safety courses for the department.  He works full time at the Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene (UW Madison) for the OSHA Onsite Consultation Program (WisCon) as an industrial hygienist in field practice.  In that role, he conducts exposure assessments, evaluates regulatory compliance, assists with control measures, and delivers training.  He has been recognized as a Fellow of the American Industrial Hygiene Association. 


  • BSAA - BS Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • MSIE - MS Industrial Engineering, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Ph.D. - Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison


  • CIH Certified Industrial Hygienist
  • CSP Certified Safety Professional
  • PE Registered Professional Engineer


  • American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
  • American Society of Safety Engineers

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