Elizabeth Loboa, Vice Chancellor for Strategic Partnerships, Dean of the College of Engineering and Ketcham Professor
Biomedical, Biological & Chemical Engineering Faculty
Elizabeth G. Loboa is Dean of Engineering; Ketcham Professor of Biomedical, Biological and Chemical Engineering and MU Vice Chancellor for Strategic Partnerships. She began her tenure as the College’s 11th dean in October 2015 and is the first woman to hold the position. Loboa is a recipient of the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Award (2005), Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award (2009), UK-US Stem Cell Collaboration Development Award (2009), Stanford University Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award (2010), the NCSU Chancellor’s Innovation Award (2011) and the NCSU Faculty Scholar Award (2012).
Loboa served as an editorial board member of Scientific Reports, Biomedical Materials, Open Orthopaedics Journal, and Tissue Engineering. She is a member-at-large and board member of the Orthopaedic Research Society. Loboa received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Davis in 1995, a master’s degree in biomechanical engineering in 1997 and a doctorate in mechanical engineering in 2002 from Stanford University.
- Ph.D. Stanford University