Principal Investigator

Executive Director, Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience

Research Staff

Research Technician
Research Technician

Graduate Students

Co-Supervisor: Julie Babensee
Hydrogel-Delivered Tolerized Dendritic Cells for Amelioration of Multiple Sclerosis
Lysostaphin-delivering hydrogels for infection mitigation and bone regeneration
Vinculin Mechanotransduction in 3D PEG-4MAL Hydrogels
Elucidating the conversion of mechanical forces, at focal adhesions, to biochemical signals
Stem cell–derived β cell maturation and engraftment with synthetic matrices for diabetes cellular therapies
Co-Supervisor: Brandon Dixon
Co-Supervisor: Bob Guldberg
Tissue-specific small molecule drug delivery system for the intra-articular treatment of osteoarthritis
Biomaterial-directed mesenchymal stem cell immunomodulation and bone regeneration in immunocompetent mouse models
Co-Supervisor: Ed Botchwey
Immunomodulatory Biomaterials for Type 1 Diabetes
Microfluidic microgels for protein and cell therapeutic delivery
Multi-layered, immunoisolating macrodevice for type one diabetes mellitus
Tissue-on-a-chip platform for Mesenchymal Stem Cell potency assay
Force-Signaling Coupling at Focal Adhesions

Alumni Postdoc

Assistant Professor
Indian Institute of Science
Research Associate
King’s College, London, UK
Thermo Fisher Scientific
University of Glasgow, Scotland
Biotech BD
Senior Scientist
AmpliPhi Biosciences
Faculty Fellow
Sree Chitra Tirunal for Medical Sciences & Technology
Hanyang University, South Korea
Assistant Professor
Cornell University
Reseach Associate
Cornell University
Professor do Curso de Engenharia de Materiais
UNIFRA, Brasil
Assistant Professor Arizona State University

Alumni Students

Regulatory Affairs Professional
W.L. Gore & Associates
Strategic Project Manager
Associate Professor
Case Western Reserve University
Boston Consulting Group
Senior Member, Technical Staff
Charles Stark Draper Laboratory
Product Specialist
W. L. Gore & Associates
Leader Digital Health Innovations and Ventures, Gore Innovation Center
W. L. Gore & Associates
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
Product Specialist
W. L. Gore & Associates
Postdoc Fellow
Baylor College of Medicine
Co-coordinator, Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation, Center for Engineering Education and Diversity
Georgia Institute of Technology
Associate Professor
University of South Florida
Boston Consulting Group
Duke University
Biomedical Engineer
Senior Process Development Engineer
MD/PhD,Emory School of Medicine
University of Florida
Senior Biomaterial Scientist
formerly Group Leader
Institut für Schichten und Grenzflächen, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany
Senior Member Of Technical Staff
Charles Stark Draper Laboratories
Assistant Professor
University of Florida
Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania
Education and Outreach Director
Triangle MRSEC at Duke University
Senior Manager Customer Consulting
Cox Automotive Inc.
Lead Biological Scientist
Engine Bioscience
Science writer
RA Capital Management
Associate Director, Global Program Management
Takeda Pharmaceuticals