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Shu Chien National Medal of Science
White House Awards UC San Diego Bioengineering Professor Shu Chien National Medal of Science
Bioengineering, one of the youngest engineering disciplines, employs the principles and tools of traditional engineering specialties that are applied to solve biomedical problems.
To improve health and quality of life by applying engineering principles to scientific discovery and technology innovation, and to train future leaders in Bioengineering through inspiring education and dedicated mentorship.
Our Undergraduate Programs
Four undergraduate majors are offered to freshman and transfer students:
- Bioengineering: Biotechnology
- Bioengineering: Bioinformatics
- Bioengineering: Biosystems
Our Graduate Programs
Graduate studies are offered for the following disciplines:
- Multiscale Bioengineering
- Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
- Systems Biology and Medicine
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No Upcoming Seminars At This Time.
Professional Degree Program
In partnership with the UCSD Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Bioengineering offers a Masters of Advanced Studies in Medical Device Engineering. To find out more about or to apply to this program, please go here.
The Department of Bioengineering in the Jacobs School of Engineering at the University of California, San Diego is inviting applications for one or more TENURE-TRACK or TENURED FACULTY POSITIONS at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor levels. To obtain more information or submit your application materials, go to https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF00444.
The Department of Bioengineering in the Jacobs School of Engineering at the University of California, San Diego is inviting applications for one TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION at the Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment level. To obtain more information or submit your application materials, go to https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF00319.
In Memory of Dr. Shunichi Usami
Dr. Shunichi Usami, Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Bioengineering at UC San Diego from 1989 to 2006, passed away peacefully in Haworth, NJ on April 5, 2013.