Teaching Assistant Professor
Duncan teaches for the Quantitative Biosciences and Engineering interdisciplinary undergraduate program, focusing on senior engineering design and quantitative biology. His position in the Engineering, Design, & Society Department aligns with his passion for engineering design and engineering education. Duncan was a two-time recipient of the Bioengineering Department’s Outstanding Graduate Student Award and received the Student Senate Excellence Award’s Spirit of Anschutz while attending the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus. Duncan earned the NIH F31 Predoctoral Fellowship from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute during his graduate research and produced three peer-reviewed publications, including articles in Biofabrication and Biomedical Engineering Education. He has presented his research at annual conferences for the Society for Biomaterials, the Biomedical Engineering Society, and the American Society for Engineering Education.
Duncan’s teaching experience includes MATLAB and Python programming, biomaterials laboratories, and design and prototyping (including CAD and 3D printing). As a professor at Mines, Duncan created and piloted the QBE Senior Design course and initiated the BioBuilders@Mines makerspace with QBE students.
PhD in Bioengineering, University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus
MS in Bioengineering, University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus
BS in Biomedical Engineering, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo