Cheryl Gomillion, Ph.D.
Cheryl Gomillion, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Riverbend Research Lab South
Room 219


Dr. Gomillion shows students how the basics of science, technology and engineering can be applied to medical challenges. An assistant professor in the College of Engineering and a member of UGA’s Regenerative Bioscience Center, she works to engineer composite tissue replacements for complex tissue systems, primarily focusing on craniofacial and orthopedic applications. Learn more about Dr. Gomillion’s teaching and research in Focus on Faculty.


Ph.D., Bioengineering, Clemson University, 2010
M.S., Bioengineering, Clemson University, 2005
B.S., Biosystems Engineering, emphasis in Applied Biotechnology, Clemson University, 2003

Educational Activities

Tissue Engineering
Regenerative Medicine
Stem Cell Differentiation
Cell-Biomaterial Interactions
Multi-functional Biomaterials
Pre-Clinical Tissue Modeling Systems
Cell-based Therapeutics
Hard-Soft Tissue Interfaces