Senior Lecturer and Research Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tufts School of Engineering
Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tufts School of Engineering
NRC Postdoctoral Research Associate, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Postdoctoral Associate and Research Affiliate, MIT
Quality Control Engineer, Parametric Technology Corporation
Mechanical Design Engineer, General Electric
Gary Leisk pursues research in the areas of: (1) materials processing and characterization; (2) design of automated systems; and (3) robot development using novel soft materials/mechanisms. Working as part of highly interdisciplinary teams, Leisk has focused on applying design skills to the creation of new materials (e.g., composites), structures, and actuation strategies in furthering efforts in tissue engineering and soft-bodied robotics.