Research Strengths

Breadth. Depth. Collaboration.

When you have one of the world’s best medical schools and the hub of a major university medical system literally across the street from a top engineering school, amazing things happen.

Michigan BME not only enjoys the facilities and resources of a major research university, but also benefits from a collaborative spirit that proves again and a gain that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. We can do what we do because we share a common goal – to make healthcare better for everyone.

We’re leaders in:


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And we’re growing

Michigan is also a great place for early-career researchers to make their mark. With colleagues who are among the best in the world in their disciplines, it’s a fertile place for ambitions and ideas. We’re actively expanding our expertise in:

  • Immunology
  • Systems biology
  • Synthetic biology
  • Mechanobiology

Learn more about faculty positions at Michigan BME.