Elliott Goff wins Whitaker Fellowship in Zurich

Elliott Goff, a UMKC SCE mechanical engineering graduate student has been awarded the prestigious Whitaker Fellowship from the Whitaker International Program to spend a year conducting research in Zurich at the Institute for Biomechanics at Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH).

Elliott is one of 50 recipients for this year’s fellowship for young biomedical engineers who are recognized as emerging leaders in their field. ETH Zurich is consistently ranked in the top 15 world’s best science universities, and he will be working under the direction of Professor Ralph Müller, head of the Department of Health Sciences and Technology at ETH Zurich.  See the April 30, 2014  UMKC Today article for more details.