Jorge I. Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Industry Capstone Projects Coordinator

Education
  • Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Texas at El Paso, 2013
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at El Paso, 2010
  • B.S., Electrical – Mechanical Engineering, Instituto Tecnológico de Ciudad Juárez, 2005
Professional Appointments
  • Industry Capstone Projects Coordinator, College of Engineering, University of Georgia, 2022 – present
  • Research Assistant Professor, Bioengineering Department and CECAS, Clemson University, 2014 – 2022
  • Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering Department, Clemson University, 2016 – 2019
  • Faculty Scholar, School of Health Research, Clemson University, 2015 – 2022
  • Program Director, Study Abroad – Germany, Clemson University, 2015 – 2019
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Bioengineering Department, Clemson University, 2013 – 2014
  • Research / Teaching Assistant, University of Texas at El Paso, 2009 – 2013
  • Product Development Engineer, Delphi Automotive Systems / Inteva LLC, Mexico Technical Center, 2005 – 2010
  • Product Engineering Assistant, Delphi Automotive Systems / Inteva LLC, Mexico Technical Center, 2005
Areas of Expertise
  • Cell / drug screening
  • Biofabrication
  • Biomechanics
  • Tissue engineering
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Microfluidics
  • Drug / cell delivery
Publications
Patents

Estrada, E., Vazquez, F. J., Rodriguez, J. I., & Parks, D. R. (2015), US8967679 B2


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