Dr. Fetzer offers over 20 years of expertise in Analytical Chemistry, focusing on Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Petroleum and its Products, Chromatography, and UV and Fluorescence Spectroscopy. He offers Analytical Chemistry Consulting Services and Scientific Career Development Consulting services to companies, organizations, and individuals. Dr. Fetzer has over a decade of experience as a supervisor, team leader, trainer, and coach. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed scientific publications, 2 books, and 8 book chapters.

Dr. Fetzer is an American Chemical Society tour speaker, who has participated in over twenty invited lectures at conferences, universities, and government laboratories. His presentation topics have included speaking well, writing an effective manuscript, creative thinking, ethics in science, teamwork, changing career paths, balancing career and personal needs, and many more.

Experienced Analytical Chemistry Consultant
  • 1976, University of Arkansas, Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with Honors
  • 1980, University of Georgia, Doctorate of Philosophy in Analytical Chemistry, Dr. Lockhart B. Rogers as research advisor


  • August 3, 1993

    J. C. Fetzer, J. M. Rosenbaum, R. W. Bachtel, D. R. Cash, and D. G. Lammel, “Hydrocracking Process With Polycyclic Aromatic Dimer Removal”, U. S. Patent 5,232,577, August 3, 1993

  • March 2, 1993

    J. C. Fetzer, “Process For Purifying Waste Water Streams by Inclusion Complexation of Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons”, U. S. Patent 5,190,663, March 2, 1993

  • March 2, 1993

    J. C. Fetzer and D. G. Lammel, “Hydrocracking Process With Polynuclear Aromatic Dimer Foulant Adsorption”, U. S. Patent 5,190,633, March 2, 1993

  • National Merit Scholar, 1972
  • Outstanding freshman, junior, and senior chemistry major, University of Arkansas, 1972-1976
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in the West, 1993
  • Who’s Who in California, 1995
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in Science and Technology, 1995, 1997, 2003, 2005
  • American Men and Women of Science, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, 2006
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in America, 2000- present
  • 2005 recipient of the Erich Clar Award for outstanding research from the International Society for Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds
  • Henry C. Richmond Fellowship University of Georgia 1976 to 1980