Joseph Wallace

Joseph Wallace

Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, IUPUI
Professor of Biomedical Engineering


Phone: 317-274-2448

Department of Biomedical Engineering
723 West Michigan Street, SL 220
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5132

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  • BS, Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002
  • MS, Biomedical Engineering, The University of Michigan, 2004
  • PhD, Biomedical Engineering, The University of Michigan, 2007

Research Interests

  • Role collagen plays in bone health and fracture resistance
  • Mechanically-mediated skeletal adaptation
  • Combinatorial drug and mechanical therapeutics for defects and disease in bone
  • Hierarchical structure/function relationships in cells, tissues and organs