The Building Future Faculty Program is designed to fuel the future pipeline of faculty. This innovative program aims to further NC State’s goal to increase faculty diversity and inclusion.
This website was created for you, the Building Future Faculty class of 2015 to reconnect with the people you met and the resources that they gave you during your time at NC State University. This site is not public, and known only to this year’s participants.
Resources and Files
Use the following readings and documents to assist you in your search process. Know what to look for in tenure, how to apply for faculty positions and how to make the most of your time in any given position at a university.
Persistence Strategies of Latino Males in Engineering
Sensory feedback for neuroprosthetic devices
US media and the Puerto Rican struggle for autonomy
Culturally tailored treatments for eating disorders
Nucleic acid delivery to bone marrow for cancer treatment
Evolution of coastlines and response to sea level rise
Structure-talk and construction of unified pictures of reality
Virtual animated speech therapist
Natural gas storage schedule optimization
High dimensional statistics
Factors of tenure duration in public housing
Role of estrogen responsive neurons in hypertension
Amanda Emnett Jones
Solvent-based self-healing for advanced fiber-reinforced composites
Group score assessment
Erica Brown Peters
Microvascular tissue engineering
Molecular recognition of the uranyl dication
Diversity and equity in the doctoral admissions process
Ethical dilemmas in college campus victim advocacy
Remote sensing for monitoring disaster recovery
Taking intracranial electroporation from theory to practice
Hydrologic and thermal geologic disposal model
Self-assembly of amphipathic beta-sheet peptides
Plant-microbe interactions, root architecture, plant nutrition
Civic education in a charter school network
Mechanisms of drought impact on cotton and pests
Impact of power router control on electricity markets
The sacred in 3D virtual worlds
Genetic and environmental variation in blueberry
Ivelisse Irizarry Caraballo
The endophytici microbiome of a coastal tropical tree
Functional design to reduce heat stress of the wearer
African slaves coping with risk in service to the elite
African American women’s exercise 1900-1930
Knowledge asset management strategies for transportation planning
Economic inequality and global security: US and South Africa
We would like to recognize and thank the following university sponsors:
- The Office of the Provost
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences
- College of Sciences
- Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
- Departments of Elementary Education; Curriculum, Instruction and Counselor Education
- Department of Horticultural Science
- Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences
- Department of Nuclear Engineering
- Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
- Department of Statistics
Things to Do in Raleigh
If you arrive in Raleigh early or have time on your hands after BFF concludes … Things to do within walking distance of the hotel (a campus map and a local area map are in the folder):
Cameron Village Shopping Center – shops and restaurants, outdoor setting 3 blocks from the hotel.
Pullen Park – 66 acre park with a carousel, aquatic center, arts center, café (snack bar).
DH Hill Library
Wolfline Campus Bus System – fare-free service. No university ID, pass, or fare is required to ride. Buses are red and white and black with the Wolfline logo lettering. They serve the main campus, Centennial Campus, DH Hill Library, and James B Hunt Library.
The DT Raleigh Walking Tour
One of the best ways to experience downtown Raleigh is to do it on foot. For anyone that is visiting or new to Raleigh’s Downtown, the walking tour is a great way to see what there is to offer. The tour involves some Raleigh history and takes you through some of downtown’s busiest streets. Keep an eye out for shops and restaurants along the way for a future visit. The tour is self-guided and the two mile walk takes about an hour to get through. Make your way to the Raleigh Convention Center, where the walk begins, and have fun!
Explore NC State history right on your phone. WolfWalk is a photographic guide to the history of North Carolina State University for your mobile device. Take a historical walking tour of the NC State campus using the location-aware campus map. Browse photographs by decade (pre-1900s to the present) or by theme (Athletics, People, Student Life). WolfWalk features over 1000 historical photographs, courtesy of the NCSU Libraries Special Collections Research Center.
North Carolina Museum of Art
(Not in walking distance)
Art in Bloom
The NCMA’s inaugural festival of art and flowers. Floral designers from across North Carolina and beyond bring springtime into West Building by interpreting masterworks from the permanent collection in 45 breathtaking flower displays.
The Museum Park
Encompassing over 160 acres of fields, woodlands, and creeks, the Museum Park presents a unique setting to explore the intersection of art and nature. The Park art program extends into the landscape and invites visitors to encounter dramatic works of art by riding bicycles, walking dogs, or wandering along scenic paths.