Meet our faculty
Maria J. Gerschutz, Ph.D.
Chair and Assistant Professor
B.S./M.S./Ph.D. – Wright State University, Dayton, OH
Specialty: Prosthetic Product Testing, Research and Development,
Dynamic Control Systems, and Signal Processing
Kiwon Park, Ph.D.
B.S.Inha University, Incheon, South Korea
M.S.Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Ph.D. - University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Specialty: Dynamical/Biomechanical Analysis of the Human Gait
John Patton, Ph.D., PE
B.S. - University of Michigan
M.S. - New Mexico State University
Ph.D. - Rice University
Specialty: Drug Discovery, Tissue Engineering, Cell Adhesion
Melanie G. Watson, Ph.D.
B.S./M.S./Ph.D. - Lousiana Tech University
Speciality: Biomimetic Microfluidics, Biomaterials,