Jennifer L West

Fitzpatrick Family University Professor of Engineering
Fitzpatrick Family University Distinguished Professor of Engineering
Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering
Associate Dean for Ph.D. Education
Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Adjunct Professor in the Thomas Lord Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Professor of Chemistry
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Affiliate of the Duke Regeneration Center

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Jennifer West’s research in biomaterials and tissue engineering involves the synthesis, development, and application of novel, biofunctional materials, and the use of biomaterials and engineering approaches to study biological problems. Current projects include the design of ECM-mimetic hydrogel materials, novel microfabrication strategies for biomimetic patterning, and nanoparticle theranostics.

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin (1996)
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin (1996)

Mailing Address

Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability
Box 90467
Durham, NC 27708

Street / Delivery Address

Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability
140 Science Drive
Gross Hall, Suite 101
Durham, NC 27708

919-613-1305 

Sep
29
Location: Page Auditorium, 402 Chapel Drive
Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Sep
30
Location: Field Auditorium, Grainger Hall, Circuit Drive
Time: 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Sep
30
Location: Duke Ahmadieh Family Auditorium (Gross Hall) + Livestream
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm