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Research, Innovation, Impact

Join an interdisciplinary, entrepreneurial, and innovation-driven bioenegineering program that will not only help advance your career, but produce social impact.

A PhD Program with a Purpose


Research That Fuels the Impact Cycle

Cutting-edge research that aims to serve society through translation of new discoveries and technologies.

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Accelerate Your Career

High impact trainings and mentorship on science communication and entrepreneurship that launch, and accelerate, your professional development.

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Research Tools to Make Your Future

World-class facilities for fabrication, prototyping and analysis to help you transform your research ideas into real-world solutions and products.

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Joint PhD Program Focused on Translation

An innovative joint PhD training program leverages the combined strengths at the University of Oregon Knight Campus and Oregon State University.

Start Building Your Research Path



students at 2020 Impact Week
First Cohort Joins Knight Campus

The first cohort of bioengineering doctoral students launched their Knight Campus graduate training during IMPACT Week. Students sharpened their communications skills, partnering with UO’s Center for Science Communication Research, and spent a day on innovation training, with a focus on translating their science to the market.  The group also had a chance to tour the new facilities, network with faculty, and strengthen their cohort connections.



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2020 Oregon Bioengineering Symposium

The second annual Oregon Bioengineering Symposium was held as a virtual event on Thursday, November 5, 2020 by the Knight Campus. Co-organized by the University of Oregon, Oregon Health Sciences University, and Oregon State University, the meeting focused on Predicting Complex Biological Systems.



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Why the Knight Campus?
  • Outstanding research opportunities focused on societal impact.
  • A program and faculty focused on accelerating your success.
  • The joint PhD program gives you access to courses and research resources at both campuses.
  • Facilities, resources and training for innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • World-class research tools and facilities to fuel your research.
  • A new campus designed with collaboration in mind.



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