Why I mostly (stopped) lecturing and why you (probably) should too!
Monday, February 26, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side B, room 1466
Joe Le Doux, Ph.D.
Joe Le Doux is an Associate Professor and the Associate Chair for Undergraduate Learning and Experience in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University. Early in his career, Dr. Le Doux engineered viruses to improve their ability to transfer genes to cells for the purpose of human gene therapy. He has since shifted his research focus to the learning sciences and engineering education. Dr. Le Doux's current projects are focused on creating interactive learning environments, fostering entrepreneurial mindset through reflection and personal narrative, and promoting inclusion in engineering education. He has received several awards for his excellence in teaching including Georgia Tech's 2005 Educational Partnership Award, 2014 Women in Engineering Teaching Excellence Award, and 2017 Curriculum Innovation Award. Dr. Le Doux's Bachelor's and Master's degrees are in Chemical Engineering from Cornell University and he holds a Ph.D. in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering from Rutgers University.