Juan Fang


Juan Fang Dozentin

  • Contact hours Monday
  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    School of Engineering and Computer Science
    FB Mikro- und Medizintechnik
    Quellgasse 21
    2501 Biel


  • Professor for Rehabilitation Engineering, Mechatronics and Control Engineering

  • Researcher at the rehaLab – The Laboratory for Rehabilitation Engineering

  • I have developed a personal research programme in the area of rehabilitation robotic systems.

  • I initiate and lead research projects in whole-body rehabilitation based on interlimb neural coupling.

  • I contribute to teaching within the BSc in Micro and Medical Engineering Department and our two MSc programmes in Engineering and Biomedical Engineering.


  • BSc Micro and Medical Engineering (BSc MMT)

  • MSc Biomedical Engineering (M-BME)

  • MSc Engineering (MSE)

  • Mechatronics, Control Engineering (BSc MMT)

  • Rehabilitation Technology (M-BME)

  • Rehabilitation Robotics (MSE)


  • Rehabilitation Technology


  • Since 08. 2022: Professor, Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • 03. 2018-02. 2022: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Bern University of Applied Sciences
  • 06. 2015-02. 2018: Assistant Professor, Jiangnan University in Wuxi, China
  • 01. 2013-05. 2015: Post-doc researcher, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
  • 2008-2013: Doctoral degree (PhD) in Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Glasgow, UK
  • 2003-2007: BEng in Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Automation, Harbin Institute of Technology, China


  • Rehabilitation exoskeletons for walking with arm swing

  • Cable-driven rehabilitation robotic systems

Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • Chinese - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • English - Professional working proficiency
  • German - Professional working proficiency
  • China
  • United Kingdom
  • Switzerland