Main Departmental Office
Discovery Park, Suite B131
1155 Union Circle #310440
Denton, TX 76203-5017
Web site: biomedical.engineering.unt.edu
Vijay Vaidyanathan, Chair
Mission and vision
The mission of the department of Biomedical Engineering is to provide a student-centered environment that facilitates a culture of interdisciplinary learning and innovation, while encouraging active participation in scholarly and professional activities to serve the biomedical engineering profession and society, while advancing regional economic development.
The vision of the Department of Biomedical Engineering is to create an innovative, interdisciplinary academic program that emphasizes the fundamentals of biomedical engineering; state-of-the-art applications pertaining to biomedical instrumentation, biomechanics and bioinformatics, and other health care–related areas in an environment of life-long learning and research.
Program educational objectives for the biomedical engineering program
Graduates of the biomedical engineering program will:
- Successfully practice biomedical engineering to serve state and regional industries, hospitals, government agencies, or national and international industries.
- Work professionally in one or more of the following areas: biomedical instrumentation, biomechanics, and bioinformatics.
- Achieve personal and professional success with a commitment to ethical and social responsibility, both as individuals and in team environments.
- Engage in lifelong learning, including entering and succeeding in an advanced degree program in a field such as engineering, science, business or medicine.