W. Gregory Sawyer is the N. C. Ebaugh Chair and Professor in the Departments of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering. He is also a Distinguished Teaching Scholar at the University of Florida. Greg has published over 200 journal papers, has over 10,000 citations, and is most proud of his numerous PhD students that are now faculty members and scientists across the globe. He was a speaker at TED 8, a member of the original Mars Rover Program, and is currently leading efforts in Cancer Engineering. Greg’s research interests have led to many adventures, from operating experiments (remotely) in space on the International Space Station to conducting experiments in vivo on a cornea.