Stevin H. Gehrke

Dr. Stevin Gehrke
  • Professor, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
  • Graduate Studies Director

Contact Info

Learned Hall, Room 4149A


Dr. Gehrke’s research involves exploring novel uses of hydrogels, controlled drug delivery, and protein-based biomaterials. He is extensive published in these areas. His research has resulted several patents. Dr. Gehrke has unique approach in some of his biomedical research, looking to insects for potential cartilage replacements.


Research interests:

  • Hydrogels; Controlled Drug Delivery; Protein-Based Biomaterials


Teaching interests:

  • Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering; Biomedical Product Design and Development; Biomolecular