About Us

Overview

The Graduate School of Biomedical Science and Engineering (GSBSE) is a unique graduate program that includes the University of Maine as the degree granting institution and five additional cooperating academic and research institutions within Maine.  The GSBSE offers a Ph.D. in Biomedical Science, a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, and a Professional Science Masters (PSM) in BIoinformatics.  Research Focus Areas of the program include Molecular and Cellular Biology, Bioinformatics & Genomics, Toxicology, Neuroscience, and Biomedical Engineering.

Mission Statement

The University of Maine Graduate School of Biomedical Science and Engineering (GSBSE) is a statewide education and research consortium dedicated to the training and professional development of graduate students in biomedical science and engineering. The program provides an innovative multidisciplinary and personalized learning environment that prepares its students for successful careers in diverse professional fields that are critical for Maine and the nation’s future.

Vision

The Vision of the GSBSE is to train the next generation of Biomedical Scientists and Engineers to make fundamental discoveries and breakthroughs leading to significant scientific advancements and improvements in human health and wellbeing. By doing so, the GSBSE will be internationally recognized for the quality of its graduates and program.

Current Statistics

Institution

# Students

# Alumni

# Faculty

JAX

10

9

34

MDIBL

6

2

7

MMCRI

6

15

21

UMaine

17

14

45

UNE

6

3

21

USM

0

1

1

External

1

25

TOTAL

46

44

154