Shelia Grant Portrait

Sheila Grant

Associate Vice Chancellor of Research & Strategic Initiatives, Biological and Biomedical Engineering

310 Jesse Hall

Phone: 573.994-4339

Email: grantsa@missouri.edu

Chemical and Biomedical Engineering


Sheila A. Grant is Associate Vice Chancellor for Research & Strategic Initiatives for the University of Missouri and a professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Missouri. A former post-doctoral researcher and research engineer for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California, Grant has received research funding from the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, USDA, Army and industrial contracts. She has founded several high tech ventures and is a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, a Fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society and a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering.


PhD (materials engineering) from Iowa State University
MS (biomedical engineering) from Iowa State University
BS (engineering science) from Iowa State University

Technical Focus


Diagnostic sensors/biosensors

Micro and nano-fabrication techniques