Dr. James Ashton-Miller


Director of Biomechanics Research Laboratory

GG Brown 3208

[email protected]

(734) 763-2320

Current University Positions

Albert Schultz Collegiate Research Professor and Distinguished Research Scientist, Department of Mechanical Engineering, U-M

Associate Chair of Translation, Department of Biomedical Engineering, U-M

Research Professor,  Department of Internal Medicine and Institute of Gerontology, U-M

Research Professor, School of Kinesiology, U-M

Director, Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, U-M 

Academic History

Dr. Philos., University of Oslo, Norway, 1982.

MSME, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1974

BSc (Hons), University of Newcastle, U.K., 1972

Research Interests

Biomechanics: Mobility and Falls in the Elderly, Female Pelvic Floor Impairments, ACL Injuries, Spine Research, Instrumentation, Modeling