Sally Shady, Ph.D

School: Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Building: McLean 416
Phone: 201-216-3545

M.S. Biomedical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology

Ph.D Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Massachusetts

General Information

Dr. Sally F. Shady has worked in industry for several years designing and developing medical devices. During her doctoral research at the University of Massachusetts, she investigated the synthesis and characterization of core shell nanospheres encapsulated with antibiotics which were implanted into a contact lens. She continued with post-doctoral research work at UMASS while teaching engineering courses. From 2013 to 2016, she joined Wentworth Institute of Technology as an Assistant Professor in the Biomedical Engineering department. She taught courses in medical device design, biomechanics and senior capstone. Her interests are in biomechanics, biomaterials and enhancing medical device design through teaching pedagogy.

Professional Societies

Society for Biomaterials

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)