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Prof. J. Feijen

Dr. Jan Feijen is Professor in Biomaterials and Polymer Chemistry, University of Twente, the Netherlands. He is co-founding editor of J. Control. Release, co-founder of European Degradable Polymer Society, and Scientific Director of the institute for Biomedical Engineering.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE   

1995-2008, Scientific director of the Institute for Biomedical Engineering, BMTI, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands.   

1989 ‑2003, Affiliate Professor in Bioenginee­ring, University of Washington, Seattle, US

1979 ‑ present, Professor of Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials, Twente University of Technology, Enschede, The Netherlands.

1979-1985, Adjunct Professor of Pharmaceu­tics, University of Utah, Salt lake City, US.

July ‑ August 1978, Visiting Associate Professor Dept. of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, US.

1 Oct. 1978 ‑ 1979, Adjunct Associate Professor Dept. of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, US.

1973 ‑ 1978, Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Twente University of Technology, Enschede, Netherlands.

Juni 1972 ‑ September 1977, Visiting Associate Professor, Dept. of Applied Pharmaceutical Scien­ce, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, US.

June 1973 ‑ September 1973, Visiting Assistant Professor, Division of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Utah, Salt lake City, US.

1970 ‑ 1972, Assistant Professor, Materials Scien­ce and Engineering, Twente University of Technolo­gy, Enschede, Netherlands. 

MAJOR RESEARCH INTERESTS

Biomedical Polymers

Biointerfacial Phenomena

Artificial Organ

Drug Delivery Systems

Tissue engineering

Ring-opening polymerization

Engineering polymers

MEMBER OF SOCIETIES

European Society for Artificial Organs

Royal Dutch Chemical Society

Controlled Release Society

European Society for Biomaterials

International Society for Artificial Organs

American Chemical Society Dutch Biomaterials Society (NVB) 

(Email: j.feijen@tnw.utwente.nl)

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