Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical engineers design and develop products, systems and processes to improve human health

Robot Connecting to red blood cell

Our faculty and students focus on connecting engineering and technology with medicine. They create new approaches and tools for medical imaging, tissue engineering and repair, bioinstrumentation and biosensors, mechanobiology, robotics and prosthetics, computational medicine, systems genetics, and a wide variety of other applications.

If you are interested in working with a multidisciplinary team of engineers, scientists and physicians to enhance the health and wellness of patients worldwide, biomedical engineering is the course of study for you.

Open Positions:

We are inviting applications for a full-time, non-tenured, renewable contract faculty position in Biomedical Engineeringat the level of Industry Assistant or Industry Associate Professor, with a start date of September 1, 2023. An Industry Professor's primary roles are teaching, mentoring, and educational innovation. The position may also entail some administrative work and outreach. The normal teaching load is three courses per academic semester. For more details see


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Department Head: Andreas H Hielscher
Online MS Program Director: David Truong
MS BME Program Director: Xiao Ma 
Main Office: Steven Ruiz