About Us

Realizing the potential for effective, affordable, and sustainable devices with novel capabilities requires an integrated approachwith strong scientific leadershipand thoughtful design practices. Tufts has the expertise to leverageexisting research to furtherunlockthe promise of sustainable, naturally-derived materials to redefine high technology, security, global health, and manufacturing.

Our Supporters

The Lab for Living Devices is supported through the Tufts University Research and Scholarship Strategic Plan which chose 7 highly collaborative projects for seed funding based on effective strategies and resources to advance the research enterprise.


The Laboratory for Living Devices is actively seeking private and public partners in our work.  If you are interested in making a financial contribution please contact Kit Manning,  Associate Director, Tufts Corporate & Foundation Relations 617-627-4293.



Deputy Director, Laboratory for Living Devices (L2D)

The Deputy Director (DD) of L2D will work closely with the Director and the Center faculty and staff across Tufts University and collaborating institutions to manage the complexity of its operations, ensure successful implementation of Center goals, and implement its growth in scope and activities.


We are growing!  If you are interested in joining our team please tell us about your expertise and interests via email.