2023 Knight Campus bioengineering cohort posing for group photo on terrace

Bioengineering Program Attracts Top Talent

This year’s class of Knight Campus bioengineering Ph.D. candidates includes students with many transdisciplinary research interests, ranging from applying machine learning to the development of therapeutics, to using mechanical engineering skills to regenerate bone tissue.

Meet the Cohort


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Orientation With IMPACT

Knight Campus IMPACT Week 2022 jumpstarts grad training and accelerates the careers of students

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Cutting-edge bioengineering

Technological advances for musculoskeletal disorders is the focus of new research paper co-authored by researchers in the Guldberg Lab

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The Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact is a campus designed to accelerate the cycle of moving discoveries to impacts for the greater good. Rooted in the University of Oregon’s 60-year history of interdisciplinary collaboration, it is training new generations of scientists, forging tighter ties with industry and entrepreneurs, and creating new opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students.

What's New at the Knight Campus

As part of the Bioengineering Seminar Series, the Knight Campus Department of Bioengineering will present a series of Flash Talks — short presentations delivered by Ph.D. students from the 2022 cohort
Knight Campus Professor Keat Ghee Ong and researchers in the Department of Bioengineering are developing implantable biosensors that help patients recover more quickly after surgery
The Knight Campus Graduate Internship Program is a key player in a newly funded STEM pipeline program
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The Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance at Oregon Based in the Knight Campus

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The Knight Campus Strategic Plan

The plan lays out key priorities and areas of scientific focus, outlining the ideological foundation of the Knight Campus in detail.

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