PDA

View Full Version : Job opportunity: Senior Laboratory Instructor & Manager of BMELabs



kbilliar93
02-09-2008, 03:30 AM
Job Opportunity: Senior Laboratory Instructor & Manager of BME Labs, Worcester Polytechnic Institute Department of Biomedical Engineering
Date of Posting: 1/25/2008
Description: Teaching Biomedical Engineering Laboratory courses and serving as the Manager of BME Labs.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities
* Organize and supervise lab TAs.
* Organize, test and produce curriculum material for all instructional lab courses.
* Prepare schedules and teach lab courses.
* Work with Lab Manager to prepare supplies and equipment.
* Work with faculty to coordinate and improve lab courses.
* Assist in the preparation of educational grants.
* Perform annual MQP reviews.
* Assist with ABET related activities.
* Serve as the departmental liaison to the Admissions Office.
* Other duties as required.
Requirements
* PhD degree preferred.
* Broad-based background in Biomedical Engineering.
* Minimum of two years experience with laboratory teaching and supervisory work.
* Knowledge and experience in tissue engineering, biomechanics, computer-based data acquisition, instrumentation, cell/tissue culture
* Strong organizational and time management skills.
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with strong writing and management experiences.
WPI offers a smoke free environment, competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package including health insurance, family tuition reimbursement and generous vacations. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and an application for employment to WPI, Human Resources, (Box WPI), 100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609-2280. You may fax your information to (508) 831-5715 or email: human-resources@wpi.edu. No phone calls please.
Please respond to the fax number or email above (not to me personally).

Regards,
Kris Billiar

_______________________________________
Kristen L. Billiar, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Office: Gateway 4007
60 Prescott Street (Gateway Complex)
Worcester, MA 01605
Office: 508-831-5384
Fax: 508-831-4121
kbilliar@wpi.edu
http://www.wpi.edu/Academics/Depts/BME/People/Billiar/
http://users.wpi.edu/~kbilliar/ (lab web page)