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Convergent Engineering and Biomolecular Science (CEBS) Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) Teams

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Jim BrowningCEBS COBRE LeadershipPh.D., CEBS COBRE PD/PI
Ken CornellCEBS COBRE LeadershipPh.D., CEBS COBRE Co-PD/PI
Jim BrowningAdministrative CorePh.D., PD/PI
Ken CornellAdministrative CorePh.D., Co-PD/PI
Paul DavisAdministrative CorePh.D., Director, FaCT Core
Diane SmithAdministrative CoreAssessment and Reporting
Rhiannon WoodAdministrative CoreAccountant
Tracy YarnellAdministrative CoreProgram Coordinator
Ken CornellProfessional Development CommitteePh.D., Co-PD/PI
Stephen CrowleyProfessional Development CommitteePh.D., Science of Team Science
Karen MarkerProfessional Development CommitteeGrant Development Coordinator
Tracy YarnellProfessional Development CommitteeProgram Coordinator
Carolyn H. BohachExternal Advisory Committee (EAC)Ph.D., Professor, Director Idaho INBRE, Animal, Veterinary and Food Sciences (AVFS) Distinguished Professor, University of Idaho
Scott A. MinnichExternal Advisory Committee (EAC)Ph.D., Professor, co-Director Idaho INBRE, School of Food Science, University of Idaho
David W. GraingerExternal Advisory Committee (EAC)Ph.D., University Distinguished Professor, Chair, Dept. Biomedical Engineering, Dept. Molecular Pharmaceutics, Ole & Marty Jensen Endowed Chair, School of Dentistry, University of Utah
Dawn ElliottExternal Advisory Committee (EAC)Ph.D., Blue and Gold Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Univ. of Delaware
Jim BrowningInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Ph.D., PD/PI
Ken CornellInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Ph.D., Co-PD/PI
Julie OxfordInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Ph.D., IAC Chair, PI, COBRE in Matrix Biology, Director, Biomedical Research Institute
Marie-Anne de GraaffInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Ph.D., Associate Dean of Research, College of Arts and Sciences
JoAnn LightyInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Ph.D., Dean, College of Engineering
Nancy GlennInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Ph.D., Vice President of Research
Brett AdkinsInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Director, Office of Technology Transfer
Tracy YarnellInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Grants Administrator, CEBS COBRE
Diane SmithInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Reporting and Assessment Coordinator, CEBS COBRE
Rhiannon WoodInternal Advisory Committee (IAC)Accountant, CEBS COBRE
Paul DavisFaCT CorePh.D., Director FaCT
Linda ParrishFaCT CoreFaCT Core Business Manager
Ken MiedingFaCT CoreFaCT Core Equipment Technician
Karthik ChinnathambiBoise State Center for Materials Characterization (BSCMC)Ph.D., Senior Research Engineer
Corey Efaw*Boise State Center for Materials Characterization (BSCMC)Ph.D. Research Engineer
Gunes UzerBiomechanics and Mechanobiology (BMMB)Ph.D., Director
Sean HowardBiomechanics and Mechanobiology (BMMB)Ph.D., Research Scholar, Senior
Pete MirandaPh.D., DirectorManager
Travis GabelPh.D., Research Scholar, SeniorTechnician Support Engineer

CEBS COBRE Research Investigators

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NameRoleTitleStart DateProject Title
Erin Mannen, PhDResearch Project LeaderAssociate Professor, Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering (promoted 2024)2023-Development and validation of a smart harness to study babies with developmental dysplasia of the hip.
Ben Johnson, PhDResearch Project LeaderAssistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering2023Optimizing Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease.
Tyler Brown, PhDResearch Project LeaderAssociate Professor, Kinesiology2023-Emerging Technologies for Early Detection of Distal Leg Stress Fracture.

* also supports RME effort

Last updated 4/26/24