Dr. Burhan Gharaibeh is a non-tenured faculty at the Department of Biological Sciences, and an adjunct faculty member in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences and Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh and an affiliated faculty of the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Prior to his current appointment, he worked as a Senior Researcher at Biopatterning and Tissue Engineering Laboratory, the Institute for Complex Engineered Systems, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). Dr. Gharaibeh also worked as a Research Assistant Professor in the Stem Cell Research Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Gharaibeh received his PhD in Zoology from Texas Tech University in 1997. He also has an MSc in Zoology and a BSc in Biological Sciences, both from Yarmouk University in Jordan. Dr. Gharaibeh is a member of the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS). He also participates in community outreach by presenting popular scientific lectures on the topic of stem cells, bioethics, and regenerative medicine to various high schools and adult education programs in the area. Dr. Gharaibeh is a journal reviewer for several publications.