Jurney, Patrick

Professor Jurney

Assistant Professor


Preferred: patrick.jurney@sjsu.edu


Preferred: 408-924-3921

Office Hours

Mon 1:30 - 2:30 PM; Tue 3:00 - 4:00PM

Courses Taught

BME 117 - Biotransport Phenomena

BME 115 - Foundations of Biomedical Engineering

BME 115L - Foundations of Biomedical Engineering Laboratory


ENG 233L
San Jose State University
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0085


  • B.S. (Mechanical Engineering, University of Portland, Portland, OR)
  • M.S. (Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX)
  • Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX)


Academic Appointments 

  • Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, SJSU
  • NIH T-32 Postdoctoral Fellow (Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR)

Honors and Awards 

  • David Bruton, Jr. Graduate School Fellowship (UT Austin)
  • NSF GRFP Honorable Mention
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Presidential Scholar
  • NCAA All-West Region Academic All American (2X)
  • The Outstanding Mechanical Engineering Student (University of Portland)

Teaching Interests

  • Foundations of Biomedical Engineering
  • Biomicrofluidics
  • Biomedical Transport Phenomena

Research and Scholarly Interests

  • Cardiovascular Biomaterials 
  • Biomicrofluidics 
  • Biomedical Transport Phenomena
  • Nanoparticle Drug Delivery 

Selected Publications (ORCID)

Google Scholar Page

For more information on Dr. Jurney's research interests and publications visit his group's website: jurneylab.org

Professional Service

  • Biomedical Engineering Society (Member)
  • American Heart Association (Member)
  • NSF Grant Reviewer, 2022
  • American Heart Association Fellowship Reviewer, 2021-present

Jurney Lab Members

All current lab members and lab alumni can be found at jurneylab.org


Lab Website: jurneylab.org

Lab Twitter: @JurneyLab