Ostermeier Elected to AIMBE College of Fellows
Marc Ostermeier, professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering’s 2014 College of Fellows. AIMBE’s College of Fellows comprises a select group of about 1,500 people who have made significant and transformational contributions to medical and biological engineering. Ostermeier was recognized for his work on directed evolution approaches to protein engineering, which has important potential applications in fields including medicine, biotechnology, industry and agriculture.
He will be officially inducted during AIMBE’s Annual Meeting at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C. on March 24.
He received his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1990 and his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in 1996. He was an NIH postdoctoral fellow at Pennsylvania State University from 1996-2000.