Biography

Dr. Norman was one of the designers and originators of the biomedical engineering minor at Cedarville University. Prior to coming to Cedarville, he served as Director of the Musculoskeletal Research Center in the Department of Orthopedics and Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at West Virginia University, working in the field of biomedical engineering, including areas of tissue mechanics, implant design, biomaterials, and tissue engineering. In the past he also worked for McDonnell Aircraft Co. in aircraft structural analysis.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Purdue University
  • M.S. in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Purdue University
  • B.S. in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Purdue University

Interests

  • Playing guitar in a praise and worship band
  • U.S. Masters Swimming and USA Triathlon
  • Family time

Contact Information

Expert Topics

  • Biomechanics
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Hip and Foot Prostheses
  • Injury and Occupant Biomechanics