Daniel Gibson

Assistant Professor


  • PhD, Biomedical Sciences, University of Florida, 2011
  • MS, Medical Sciences, University of Florida, 2007
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, 2005


Dr. Gibson is an Assistant Professor in the role of Biotechnology Researcher. He received his BS in Mechanical Engineering, MS in Biomedical Sciences, and Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Florida. Dr. Gibson’s research focus is in Tissue Biology and covers projects ranging from the tissue response to injury in the eye and skin, diagnostics, chronic skin wounds, bacterial biofilms, and technologies to maintain skin integrity. Dr. Gibson also has passions for medical device design and commercialization.

Honors and Awards

  • Sigma Xi, Full Member, 2021
  • Wound Healing Society’s Junior Faculty Award, 2019

Areas of Interest

  • Wound Care
  • Tissue Biology
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Medical Devices