Meet Our Administration Team and Staff
The Biomedical Engineering department at FIU is home to a world-class faculty and pioneering research laboratories. Supporting their efforts is a dedicated group of professionals working hard to exceed your highest expectations. That is one great aspect of the Biomedical Engineering Department at Florida International University.
Jorge Riera, Ph.D.
Associate Professor | Interim Chair of Biomedical Engineering
Research Advancements: Jorge Riera is making strides in treating multiple brain disorders.
Research Area: Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology
Lab: Neuronal Mass Dynamics Laboratory
Wei-Chiang Lin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor | Acting Undergraduate Program Director | Certified Hybrid Instructor
Research Advancements: Wei-Chiang Lin develops smart intraoperative guidance systems for surgery.
Research Area: Diagnostic Bioimaging Sensor Systems
Lab: Biomedical Engineering Creative Lab: W[CL]2
Joshua Hutcheson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor | Graduate Program Director
Research Advancements: Joshua Hutcheson studies cardiovascular disease mechanisms.
Research Area: Engineered Tissue Model Systems
Lab: Cardiovascular Matrix Remodeling Laboratory
BME & MME Senior Program Coordinator
Office: EC 3475