Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lecturer in Cambridge, Massachusetts


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Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

LECTURER, Chemical Engineering, to coordinate with faculty in order to add to the flexibility of teaching and scheduling in the department. This will involve participation in teaching primary sophomore and senior core courses with the department’s senior lecturer and participation in lab and introductory courses. Will also provide lab support, engage in new teaching and learning methods, and serve as a champion for the evolving maker community at MIT.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering; teaching experience and excellent teaching skills at the undergraduate level; broad knowledge base in core areas of chemical engineering; strong teaching, communication, and interpersonal skills; strong laboratory skills related to basic chemistry, chemical and biochemical engineering, bioreactors for pharmaceutical, energy, and other current chemical engineering applications; and proficiency with the instrumentation and software used for laboratory data analysis and content delivery. Must be able to lecture introductory and intermediate-level chemical engineering courses regarding heat, mass, and energy balances or chemical engineering thermodynamics; independently write laboratory instructional material; maintain a laboratory focus relevant to introductory or upper level design labs; facilitate safe exploration of lab concepts by undergraduate students; and work in a team-based environment. M.S. or Ph.D. strongly preferred. Job #16036


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