The Department of Bioengineering is led by a Department Chair, with four Vice Chairs who run the major standing committees. All work in partnership with the department’s administrative manager.
Department Chair: Sanjay Kumar
Vice Chair of Curriculum & Undergraduate Program: Terry Johnson
Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging: Chris Anderson
Vice Chair of the Master of Engineering: Dorian Liepmann
Vice Chair of the PhD Program: Ian Holmes
Special Advisor for Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Amy Herr
Department Manager: Janna Conway-Hamilton
Collectively, the Chairs and the Department Manager form the Steering Committee, which meets every two weeks. Faculty, joint faculty, adjunct faculty, staff, and lecturers are invited to attend the Department Meetings held twice each month, which begin with a faculty research talk and end with a discussion of department business.