Assistant Teaching Professor in BiomedicalEngineeringUniversity of Massachusetts LowellLowell, MAFull-TimeThe Francis College of Engineering is searching for outstandingcandidates to fill several full-time tenure-track, tenured,teaching, and visiting faculty positions. The college includes 130faculty members, 30% of whom are women, and has over 3,000undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students.Successful applicants will have opportunities to collaborate inresearch and teaching with faculty across our six departments. Wevalue excellence and innovation in curriculum design and coursesthat promote experiential learning and professional skills for ourstudents.The Biomedical Engineering Department seeks teaching faculty withexpertise in physiology and bioinstrumentation, who can alsocontribute to other areas of the curriculum as needed.The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasingdiversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as wellas in curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusiveand nurturing environment. We seek candidates who can contribute tothis goal and encourage candidates to apply and to identify theirstrengths in these areas.Minimum Qualifications:Applicants must have earned a doctoral degree in BiomedicalEngineering, or closely related disciplines. Candidates with experience in engineering education and designof effective and inclusive pedagogical approaches will be givenstrong consideration.Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications received by May 15, 2021 will beconsidered in the first review of candidates. However, laterapplications may be considered for these positions. The positionwill close after an adequate number of qualified applications isreceived.Please include the following documents with your application:CV.Cover Letter.Teaching Statement/Philosophy.Diversity Statement (Should include efforts and vision onpromoting diversity, inclusion, and women and minorities inengineering).Names and contact information of three references will berequired during the application process.For more information and to apply, pleasevisit: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/job/507648/assistant-teaching-professor-in-biomedical-engineeringAbout University of Massachusetts Lowell:The University is located in the historic industrial city ofLowell, Massachusetts and serves the multicultural population ofthe Commonwealth. The College has been nationally recognized forits commitment to diversity by the American Society for EngineeringEducation.UMass Lowell is a Carnegie Doctoral High Research (RU/H) universityranked in the top tier of US News’ National Universities and isstrategically located 30 miles northwest of Boston in the northeastMassachusetts high-tech region. The University of MassachusettsLowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff,and student populations, as well as in curriculum and supportprograms, while promoting an inclusive and nurturing environment.We seek candidates who can contribute to this goal and encouragecandidates to apply and to identify their strengths in theseareas.The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an EqualOpportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation,gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protectedclass.
Double Olympic sprint champion Elaine Thompson heads Jamaica’s 40-member to this year’s inaugural staging of Athletics World Cup, which will be in London from July 14 – 15.Jamaica’s team also includes Olympic sprint champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Commonwealth Games 400m hurdles champion Janieve Russell and Olympic Games 400m bronze medallist Shericka Jackson.In fact, Thompson, who recently retained her 100m title at the National Senior Championships last month, will compete in the 100m. She will be joined by Fraser-Pryce, Jackson and Jonielle Smith, as members of Jamaica’s 4x100m relay team.National champion Stephenie-Ann McPherson is down to compete in the 400m, while Jackson is down to run in the 200m.Meanwhile, freshly-minted national 100m champion Tyquendo Tracey and Fedrick Dacres head the country’s male team.The team also includes Commonwealth Games 110m hurdles champion Ronald Levy and Kemoy Campbell.The Athletics World Cup is a team-based international competition featuring eight of the world’s top track and field nations.Male TeamJahnoy Thompson (200m)Rusheen McDonald (400m)Jauvaney James (800m)Kemoy Campbell (1500m)Ronald Levy (110mh)Annsert Whyte (400mh)Tyquendo Tracey, Kenroy Anderson, Nesta Carter & Javoy Tucker (4x100mrelay)Jevaughn Baker, Ivan Henry, Rusheen McDonald & Steven Gayle (4x400m relay)Ramone Bailey (long jump)Jordan Scott (triple jump)Clayton Brown (high jump)Cameron Walker-Shepherd (pole vault)O’Dayne Richards (shot put)Fedrick Dacres (discus)Orlando Thomas (javelin)Cannigia Raynor (hammer)Female TeamElaine Thompson (100m)Shericka Jackson (200m)Stephenie Ann McPherson (400m)Simoya Campbell (800m)Simoya Campbell (1500m)Jeanine Williams (100mh)Janieve Russell (400mh)Elaine Thompson, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Shericka Jackson & Jonielle Smith(4x100m relay)Stephenie Ann McPherson, Christine Day, Anastasia Le-Roy & Tiffany James(4x400m relay)Tissanna Hickling (long jump)Shanieka Ricketts (triple jump)Saniel Atkinson-Grier (high jump)Lloydricia Cameron (shot put)Shadae Lawrence (discus)Kateema Riettie (javelin)Nyoka Clunis (hammer)Shanieka RickettsManagement TeamDr. Warren Blake (Team Leader)Garth Gayle (Team Official)Ludlow Watts (Team Official)Maurice Wilson (Head Coach)Bertland Cameron (Coach)Paul Francis (Coach)Julian Robinson (Coach)Gavin James (Massage Therapist)Nathanael Davis (Massage Therapist)Collin Turner (Massage Therapist)Sylvan Edwards (Team Official)