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Biomedical Engineering Doctoral Program

Program Details

Degree

Doctor of Philosophy

Available

On campus

Contact

Department of Biomedical Engineering1.888.511.1306[email protected]
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Gain the advanced research skills and hands-on experience you need to engineer innovative medical solutions in the biomedical engineering Ph.D. program.

The biomedical engineering Ph.D. program at Stevens is part of a collaborative community of brilliant scholars who are dedicated to scientific research and technology-based medical discoveries at the boundary between engineering and science. Through advanced research opportunities in our five cluster areas, you'll gain an invaluable, extensive understanding of the challenges within medical and clinical environments.

You'll graduate the biomedical engineering Ph.D. program with the ability to apply a deep knowledge of engineering principles to create life-saving tools and technologies. This impactful program solidly prepares you to enter academia or pursue a career as a research scientist in a variety of medical-related industries.

The Department of Biomedical Engineering offers dynamic opportunities to explore leading-edge research within a close community of faculty mentors. Research in the biomedical engineering Ph.D. program focuses on five cluster areas of research, and you'll be able to study under a faculty mentor in the area that you find most exciting:

  • Pulmonary Biomechanics

  • Neural Engineering

  • Biomedical Imaging

  • Movement Biomechanics and Control Systems

  • Tissue engineering

Stevens graduate students have the unique opportunity to gain hands-on research experience by working closely with our expert faculty in our state-of-the-art laboratories.

Biomedical Engineering Research at Stevens

Major advantages of studying biomedical engineering at a premier research institution like Stevens include support for your ideas, great mentors and the best tools for your research. Learn more about research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

The Stevens Advantage

The Stevens campus is located within a global hub of pharmaceutical, medical research and technology companies. Our faculty are active collaborators with many of New York’s leading medical centers and universities. Many of our students have sought and found careers  within New Jersey’s burgeoning medical and pharmaceutical industries.

More Advantages to Our Program 

  • Interdisciplinary curriculum comprised of engineering and medical science

  • Advanced research opportunities involving application of engineering analysis tools to address medical problems

  • Doctoral thesis research with mentoring from highly regarded faculty

  • Publication of an original research article based on thesis project

Additional Information

Currently enrolled students should visit the BME page on MyStevens.com for additional information. 

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