2024 Investiture Information

John P. Collier

Myron Tribus Professor of Engineering Innovation, Emeritus

Research Interests

Design and analysis of orthopedic prostheses; design and metallurgy of porous-metal-coated implants; study of implant/host interfaces; growth and repair of cartilage


  • AB, Engineering Sciences, Dartmouth College 1972
  • BE, Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering 1973
  • ME, Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering 1975
  • DE, Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering 1977

Professional Activities

  • Society for Biomaterials
  • Orthopaedic Research Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Hip Society
  • Research consultant, Canadian Oxygen, Ltd., DuPont Inc., and DePuy, a Johnson and Johnson company

In the News

The Dartmouth
Formula racers earn top finishes
May 04, 2012
Associated Press via The Seattle Times
Dartmouth engineers solutions to binge drinking
Dec 05, 2011
Dartmouth Alumni Magazine
The Power of One
Sep 08, 2011
The Dartmouth
Formula racing team designs hybrid
Jul 28, 2011
Dartmouth Medicine
Facts and Figures - Joint resolution
Mar 07, 2011
Joint Venture
Mar 07, 2011