Quentin Sanders

Assistant Professor Quentin Sanders poses for a headshot in front of GMU's outdoor bridge
Titles and Organizations

Assistant Professor, Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering and Computing

Contact Information

Campus: Fairfax
Building: Peterson Hall
Room 3107
Mailbox: MSN 1J7 
Email: qsanders@gmu.edu
Phone number: 703-993-6774

Biography

Quentin Sanders holds a joint appointment in the bioengineering department as well as the mechanical engineering department. He received his bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 2015, and his master’s and Ph.D in Mechanical engineering from the University of California, Irvine in 2018 and 2020, respectively. Prior to joining the department of Bioengineering Quentin spent a year working at X, the moonshot factory (formerly Google X) in addition to conducting research as a post-doctoral scholar in the joint biomedical engineering program between the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, and North Carolina State University.

Degrees

  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland Baltimore County (2015)
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of California Irvine (2018)
  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of California Irvine (2020)

Research Interests

  • neuromuscular control
  • intelligent assistive technology
  • wearable sensor technology and rehabilitation robotics to evaluate and restore sensorimotor function