Remembering Members of the CEMB Community

All of us at the Center for MechanoBiology wish to pay tribute to the members of our research community who leave behind a lasting legacy – and whose pioneering work helped shape our center. Learn more about their life and stories below.

Barbara G. Pickard

Professor Barbara G. Pickard played a foundational role in ideas that helped shape CEMB, and was a pioneer and tireless advocate for the fields of mechanobiology, of plant sciences, and cellular electrophysiology.

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William C. Hunter

William (Bill) C. Hunter of the New Jersey Institute of Technology was the founding director of diversity of the CEMB and played a major role in establishing the educational, diversity and outreach components of our new center.

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