BS in Biomedical Engineering Faculty
Maria J. Gerschutz, Ph.D.
Chair and Associate Professor
B.S./M.S./Ph.D. – Wright State University, Dayton, OH
Specialties: Biomaterials, Prosthetics, Research and Development,
John Patton, Ph.D., PE
B.S. - University of Michigan
M.S. - New Mexico State University
Ph.D. - Rice University
Specialties: Drug Discovery, Tissue Engineering, Cell Adhesion
Melanie G. Watson, Ph.D.
B.S./M.S./Ph.D. - Louisiana Tech University
Specialties: Biomimetic Microfluidics, Biomaterials,
Max M. Gong, Ph.D.
B.A.Sc./Ph.D. - University of Toronto
M.A.Sc. - University of Guelph
Postdoctoral Fellow - Carbone Cancer Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Specialties: Microfluidics, Medical Diagnostics, Cancer Research,
Biomedical Microelectromechanical Systems (BioMEMS)
Kinsey Cotton Kelly, Ph.D.
B.S./Ph.D. - Louisiana Tech University
Postdoctoral Fellow - Feist-Weller Cancer Center, LSU Health Sciences Center - Shreveport
Specialties: Biomechanics, Biophysics, Tissue Engineering, Neuroscience,
Cancer Research, High-throughput and High-content microscopy