1. FROM THE DIVISION CHAIRS: THANK YOU!
We are extremely grateful to our 22 program chairs, 20 co-chairs, and 104 presenters at the 2019 Annual Meeting in Orlando; we had another great program and it’s all thanks to our volunteers and contributors! We would also like to congratulate Peter Ludovice from Georgia Tech again as the winner of the 2019 Education Division Award for Innovation in Chemical Engineering Education – we thank our sponsors Chemstations and zyBooks for supporting our division. We had 40 people attend and vote at our Programming Meeting and 37 attendees at the Business Meeting – thanks for participating and showing that we are an active and vibrant group of educators!
- Ben Davis, Education Division Chair
- Daniel Lepek, Education Division 1st Vice Chair
2. CALL FOR APPLICANTS: LECTURER AT JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
The Whiting School of Engineering at Johns Hopkins University seeks applicants for a full-time teaching position (Lecturer) in the area of computation and programming applied to chemical processes to be part of the teaching faculty in the department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
Applicants for the position must have a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering or an engineering or computational discipline in a closely related field. Related professional experience a plus. They must also have demonstrated excellence in, and commitment to, teaching, and have excellent communication skills. Candidates are preferred to have experience teaching programming in languages such as C, C++, Java, MATLAB, but particularly in Python. They are expected to have excellent knowledge of programming in Python. Facility coding in other programming languages would be helpful.
For more information visit https://apply.interfolio.com/70503.
3. SUBMITTING ED-DIV ANNOUNCEMENTS
To submit an EdDiv announcement, please prepare a maximum of a 2-3 paragraph description including any relevant URLs and contact information as well as a subject line. Do not include any attachments. Email this information to Katie Cadwell <firstname.lastname@example.org> with the email heading “For EdDiv Announcements.” Announcements will be sent out near the beginning of each month. Each announcement will be included once, unless otherwise requested. Announcements will also be recorded on the Division website: http://www.aiche.org/community/sites/divisions-forums/education-division .