Paulo G. Coelho, PhD

NYU Tandon School of Engineering


Dr. Paulo Coelho was born and raised in Curitiba, Brazil. He earned his DDS from the Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Brazil. He pursed his graduate studies at University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he earned a doctoral degree in Materials Engineering prior to joining NYU. Dr. Coelho has appointments at the department of Biomaterials and Biomimetics at NYU College of Dentistry, the Hansjorg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery at NYU School of Medicine, and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at NYU Tandom School of Engineering. Dr. Coelho's research has been funded by the private industry, Army Research Laboratory, National Institutes of Health (NIDCR, NICHD, and NIAMS), and the Department of Defense.