Biomedical Engineering Faculty & Staff

Department Head

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Thomas Michael Talavage

Professor, CEAS - Biomedical Eng

501L Engineering Research Cntr

513-556-5581

Professor Thomas M. Talavage received his BSCEE (1992) and MSEE (1993) from Purdue University, and his PhD (1998) from the Speech and Hearing Sciences program in the MIT-Harvard Division of Health Sciences & Technology.  He is currently Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering.  Prior to coming to the University of Cincinnati, Dr. Talavage was a faculty member in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (1998-2020) and the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering (1999-2020) at Purdue University.  While at Purdue, Dr. Talavage was Founding Co-Director of the Purdue MRI Facility (2007-2020) and served as the Lead PI for the Purdue University College of Engineering's Engineering Healthier Brains Preeminent Team (2015-2020).  Dr. Talavage's primary area of research is the application of functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) to characterizing neural behavior and health, having conducted pioneering research in both the auditory neurosciences and in the study of brain injury subsequent to exposure to repetitive head acceleration events (rHAEs).  Dr. Talavage's research has achieved national visibility through his testimony before Congress, a presentation before a regional meeting of the National Academy of Engineering, publication of a chapter in the Handbook of Clinical Neurology, and coverage by the national media (e.g., Sports Illustrated, Tech Nation with Moira Gunn, Frontline, HBO Real Sports, NOVA, The Economist, ESPN). 

Primary Faculty

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Riccardo Barrile

Assistant Professor

617-784-9530

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Angela Zachman Boronyak

Assistant Professor - Educator

513-556-3164

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Peter Franklin Campbell

Associate Professor - Educator

513-556-4171

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Jing-Huei Lee

Professor & Graduate Program Director

513-558-5676

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John Robert Martin

Assistant Professor

513-556-4171

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T. Douglas Mast

Professor, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Department of Biomedical Engineering

513-558-5609

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Daria Narmoneva

Associate Professor

513-556-3997

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Mary Beth Privitera

Associate Professor

513-558-0647

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Stacey C. Schutte

Assistant Professor

513-556-6454

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Jason Shearn

Interim Department Chair

513-556-4175

Joint Faculty

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Leyla Esfandiari

Assistant Professor

513-556-1355

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Chia-Ying James Lin

Mary S. and Joseph S. Stern Jr. Professor in Musculoskeletal Research

513-558-8412

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Marepalli B. Rao

Professor

513-558-3602

Secondary Faculty

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Chong H. Ahn

Professor

513-556-4767

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Mike T Archdeacon

Peter J. Stern Professor & Chair

513-558-2978

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Rupak K. Banerjee

Professor

513-556-2124

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Amit Bhattacharya

Professor

513-558-0503

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Suzanne E. Boyce

Professor

513-558-8509

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Donita Bylski-Austrow

Research Director, Biomechanics Research Laboratory
Professor

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Zackary Cleveland

Associate Professor-Affiliate

513-556-3642

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Charles Dumoulin

Scientific Director, Professor, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

513-636-7721

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Ephraim J. Gutmark, Ph.D

Distinguished Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Ohio Regents Eminent Scholar; Professor of Otolaryngology

513-556-1227

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Greg M. Harris

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

513-556-4167

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Kevin Haworth

Associate Professor

513-558-3536

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Jason C. Heikenfeld

VP of Operations, UC Office of Innovation

513-556-4763

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Christy K. Holland

Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases; Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Director, Image-Guided Ultrasound Therapeutics Laboratories; Scientific Director, Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute

513-558-5675

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Rulang Jiang

Professor-Affiliate

513-636-3212

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Winston Whei Yang Kao

Professor

513-558-2802

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Andrei B. Kogan

Associate Professor

513-556-0639

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Guirong Liu

Professor

513-556-3557

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Long (Jason) Lu

Associate Professor

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Jaroslaw Meller

Graduate Program Director and Associate Professor

513-558-1958

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Liran Oren, PhD

Research Associate Professor

513-558-0073

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Phillip Owens

Associate Professor

513-558-3428

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Yoonjee Park

Assistant Professor

513-556-1359

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Sarah Katherine Pixley

Associate Professor

513-558-6086

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Xiaoyang Qi

Professor of Medicine, Co-Division Chief for Basic Science Research

513-558-4025

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George J Shaw III

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Tenured

513-556-4171

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Donglu Shi

Professor

513-556-3100

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Debora Sinner

Research Assistant Professor-Affiliate

513-803-1353

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Andrew Steckl

Professor

513-556-4777

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Laura Walkup

Assistant Professor-Affiliate

513-803-4830

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David W. Wendell

Associate Professor

513-556-2482

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Patrick Whitlock

Associate Professor of Clinical-Affiliate

513-636-4787

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Assem Ziady

Associate Professor-Affiliate

513-636-4200

Staff

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Michele R Halley

Executive Staff Assistant

513-556-8420

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Maureen M. Leigh

Sr HR Coordinator

513-556-3056

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Brigitte Marlo

Grant Administrator Sr

513-556-6317

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Bethany Dawn Mitchell

Financial Administrator 2

513-556-3123

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Michelle L. Montoya

Financial Administrator 2

513-556-0088

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Mike A. Sanderson

Computer & Info Analyst I

513-556-4174

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Ashley Marie Vu

Grant Administrator Sr

513-556-3116

Professors Emeritus

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Steven T Boyce

Emeritus

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David L Butler

Professor

513-556-4167

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Edward S Grood

Volunteer Professor

941-718-5146