Tanya Nocera

Tanya Nocera

Faculty Mentor
Assistant Professor - Clinical, College of Engineering
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Columbus Campus
nocera.15@osu.edu

Tanya M. Nocera, PhD earned a BS in Physics from Allegheny College and a MS and PhD in Biomedical Engineering (BME) from The Ohio State University (OSU), before joining the OSU BME Department as an Assistant Professor of Practice in 2014. Her roles include designing and teaching undergraduate BME laboratory courses, and mentoring multidisciplinary senior capstone teams on rehabilitation engineering and medical device design projects. She also leads K-12 engineering outreach events, and is pursuing scholarship in student technical communication skills and preparing BME students for careers in industry. Dr. Nocera’s teaching has been recognized both locally and nationally with the OSU BME Herman R. Weed Excellence in Teaching Award (2015) and the American Society for Engineering Education’s BME Division Teaching Award (2019).