Workshop Presenters

Rebecca Brent and Richard Felder

Drs. Brent and Felder
Drs. Felder and Brent

Richard Felder, Hoechst Celanese Professor Emeritus of Chemical Engineering, NC State University. Coauthor of Elementary Principles of Chemical Processes (4th edition, Wiley, 201) and hundreds of articles on chemical process engineering and engineering and science education.

Rebecca Brent, President, Education Designs, Inc., Cary, NC. Educational consultant, program evaluator, faculty and graduate student development facilitator and former professor of education at East Carolina University.

Drs. Felder and Brent have presented several hundred workshops on effective teaching in engineering and the sciences on campuses and at conferences throughout the world. Between 1991 and 2015, they codirected the American Society for Engineering Education’s National Effective Teaching Institute. Many of their publications can be found on Dr. Felder’s website.

The following NC State faculty members and administrators also present at the New Faculty Orientation Workshop.

Lisa Bullard, Teaching Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Jo-Ann Cohen, Professor of Mathematics

William Ditto, Dean of the College of Sciences and Professor of Physics

John G. Gilligan, Executive Associate Dean of Engineering for Research and Graduate Programs, College of Engineering, and Professor of Nuclear Engineering

Christine Grant, Associate Dean for Faculty Advancement, College of Engineering, and Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Louis Martin-Vega, Dean of the College of Engineering and Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering