Michael L. Madigan

Professor

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Research Areas

Main Area:  Human Factors Engineering and Ergonomics

  • Occupational biomechanics and ergonomics 
  • Slips, trips, and falls
  • Work-related musculoskeletal disorders 
  • Work physiology and fatigue
  • Aging 
  • Obesity 
  • Expert witness consulting
  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2001
  • M.S., Bioengineering, Texas A&M University, 1996
  • B.S., Bioengineering, Texas A&M University, 1994
  • Professor, Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2017 – Present 
  • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 2017 – Present 
  • Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2014 – 2017
  • Associate Editor, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 2013 – 2017
  • Professor, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Tech, 2013 – 2014 
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 2012 – 2016
  • Secretary and Membership Chair, American Society of Biomechanics, 2009 – 2012
  • Associate Professor, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Tech, 2007 – 2013
  • Affiliate member, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2002 – 2014
  • Affiliate member, Center for Gerontology, Virginia Tech, 2001 – 2014
  • Core member, Virginia Tech-Wake Forest School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, 2001 – 2014
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Tech, 2001 – 2007

ISE 6624 Advanced Topics in Human Factors

ISE 5614 Human Physical Capabilities

ISE 3624 Industrial Eronomics

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  • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Applied Biomechanics (2017 - present)
  • Associate Editor, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (2013-2017)
  • Secretary and Membership Chair, American Society of Biomechanics (2009 - 2012)
  • American Society of Biomechanics (2000) 
  • American College of Sports Medicine (2006) 
  • International Society for Posture and Gait Research (2016)

Drs. Michael Madigan and Weijun Xie join ISE department in fall 2017 (August 2017)

Michael L. Madigan named Kevin P. Granata Faculty Fellow (June 2013)

Scholar of the Week: Michael Madigan (September 2012)

 

Michael L. Madigan

Michael Madigan
Michael L. Madigan
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