Our biomaterials faculty members are actively engaged in research that will help people overcome the limitations of age, injury and disease through the use of innovative materials that can repair or replace tissue; serve as artificial tendons, ligaments and heart valves; act as coatings for hip replacements; and even improve the way diseases such as diabetes are managed.

Daniel L. Alge

  • Assistant Professor
Daniel L. Alge

Corey J. Bishop

  • Assistant Professor
Corey J. Bishop

Akhilesh K. Gaharwar

  • Assistant Professor
Akhilesh K. Gaharwar

Melissa A. Grunlan

  • Professor
  • Holder of the Charles H. and Bettye Barclay Professorship in Engineering
  • Presidential Impact Fellow
Melissa A. Grunlan

Roland R. Kaunas

  • Associate Professor
  • Director of Graduate Programs
Roland R. Kaunas

Duncan J. Maitland

  • Associate Department Head
  • Professor
  • Holder of the Stewart & Stevenson Professorship I
Duncan J. Maitland

Mike McShane

  • Department Head, Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Professor
  • Holder of the James J. Cain Professorship II
Mike McShane

Raimund J. Ober

  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Molecular and Cellular Medicine
Raimund J. Ober