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Part-Time BETC Instructor
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Posted Apr. 15, 2024
Title Part-Time BETC Instructor
University Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA, United States
Department BETC & PracticePoint
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Manufacturing & Quality Engineering
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)

Part-Time BETC Instructor


BETC & PracticePoint-JM

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

WPI invites applications for the position of Part-Time BETC Instructor. The University welcomes culturally and academically diverse candidates of the highest caliber. Worcester Polytechnic Institute is seeking subject matter experts to serve as part-time instructors in our Biomanufacturing Education and Training Center (BETC). The BETC is a first-in-New-England biomanufacturing facility created specifically to deliver intense training and education for professionals in the biotech industry. Our wide selection of courses are tailored to a multi-layered workforce with distinct roles and needs-including new employees and those seeking to improve on efficiency.

Job Description
BETC instructors teach courses onsite at the BETC, as well as occasionally at a corporate location. Seeking subject matter experts in the following areas to facilitate classroom and lab courses, guiding participants through the full process.

  • Upstream Processing of Animal Cell Cultures
  • Downstream Principles and Techniques
  • Microbial Fermentation Development: Scale-Up and Manufacturing
  • Fundamentals of Bioprocessing for Engineers
  • Biomanufacturing for the Non-Specialist
  • Fundamentals of Biomanufacturing


  • Significant experience working in the bioprocessing industry (minimum of 15 years experience)
  • Ability to work lab equipment in a simulated GMP bioprocessing facility
  • Prior training/teaching experience preferred
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment.

Required Documents to Apply:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume

United States of America (Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. It seeks individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity, collaboration, inclusion, problem solving, innovation, high performance, and change making. It is committed to maintaining a campus environment free of harassment and discrimination.

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About WPI
WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI
WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.

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