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Dr. Bryan Lee

Assistant Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

biomaterials, surface characterization, cell-material interface, sustainable development goals
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Dr. Bryan Lee teaches in the first-year engineering program and in the department of Materials Science & Engineering. His teaching interests include biomaterials, statistics, and sustainability.

His research interests are in understanding the cell-biomaterial interface, creation of new biomaterials and the development of new evaluation techniques/methods.



Dr. Lee obtained his B.Eng.Biosciences in Chemical and Bioengineering from McMaster in 2014 followed by a Ph.D in Biomedical Engineering at McMaster in 2020. He has also been a course developer, sessional instructor and research engineer within the department of Materials Science & Engineering between 2021 and 2022.

Dr. Lee worked as a Research Officer for the Lassonde School of Engineering at York University as well as a Senior Institutional Analyst in York’s Office of Institutional Planning & Analysis under the Office of the Provost (2020-2022). His time at York focused on grant/award writing, development of EDI policies, education on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs), and benchmarking of institutional performance.


B.Eng.Biosciences, McMaster (2014)
PhD, McMaster (2020)


Related Courses

Code Title Instructor Outline Info
MATLS 4B03 Technical Elective Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering  
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