The Teaching Professor provides instruction and technical support for undergraduates in any of the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering research areas including rehabilitation engineering, regenerative medicine, biomedical imaging, biomedical microdevices, and pharmacoengineering with preference given to candidates with expertise in biomedical microdevices. The Teaching Professor will also serve as the Director of Assessment and coordinate all ABET and other assessment activities for the Joint Department.
Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Leading all assessment activities of the Joint Department undergraduate program including ABET accreditation.
Delivering lectures that cover the course objectives as stated on the course syllabus following the dates of the NC State University and University of North Carolina university calendars for the given semester.
Assessment of student performance including exams, projects, laboratory assignments and/or homework assignments as outlined on the course syllabus.
If the course contains a lab section, overseeing the laboratory component to guarantee appropriate content of lab exercises and coordination of the lab with the lecture.
All other responsibilities associated with teaching the course including grading exams, papers, and projects in a timely manner and providing help to students during scheduled office hours.
If a teaching assistant is provided, providing supervision to the teaching assistant and coordinate assignments not exceeding the workload of the teaching assistant.
The faculty member will teach courses on topics in one or more of the following areas of Biomedical Engineering (BME): rehabilitation engineering, regenerative medicine, biomedical imaging, biomedical microdevices, or pharmacoengineering.
The instructional load for this position will be 3 to 4 courses taught each academic year. Employment will be through the North Carolina State University campus, but some courses may be located on the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill campus.
The individual must work productively and in a collaborative manner across all constituent BME entities, i.e. University of North Carolina College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, and the NC State University College of Engineering.
The candidate will also be expected to assist with undergraduate advising and curriculum planning.