Shih-Liang (Sid) Wang, Professor

Wang
Education
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 1986
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 1983   
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, R.O.C., 1977
Academic Experience at N.C. A&T State University
  • 2009-date              Professor and Undergraduate Program Director, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • 2002-9                   Professor and Director of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering
  • 2005                      Interim Chair, Department of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering
  • 1991-2002             Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • 1986-1991             Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
 Non-Academic Experience
  • Summer 2003        Gillette Fellow: The Gillette Company in Boston
  • Summer 2000        Boeing Welliver Faculty Fellow: Rotorcraft Systems in Philadelphia.
  • 1989 &1993          Visiting Scholar, Summer Faculty Research Participation Program: Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • 1979-1981             Mechanical Engineer, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan
 Certifications or Professional Registrations
  • Registered Professional Engineer, State of North Carolina
 Current membership in professional organizations
  • Member, ASEE
  • Member, ASME
  • Member, Sigma Xi
 Honors and Awards
  • Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, North Carolina A&T State University, 2002.
  • Boeing A.D. Welliver Faculty Fellow, Summer 2000.
 Institutional and Professional Service (2007-2013)
  • Chair, College of Engineering Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotion Committee, 2011-12
  • Served in the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Minority Serving Institutions Program (MSIP) Review Panel in November 2011. Reviewed 7 proposals.
  • Session Chair, International Conference on Engineering Education, Pécs and Budapest, Hungary, July 26 –August 1, 2008.
  • Paper Reviewer, Journal of Robotics and Computer Integrated Manufacturing, March 2008
  • Paper Reviewer, ASEE Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, June 22 - 25 2008.
  Professional Development Activities (2007-2013)
  • ABET Program Assessment Workshop, San Antonio, TX, June 10, 2012.
  • North Carolina Ocean Energy Workshop on June 22-23, 2011 at NC State University.
  • Sixth Annual ATL Summer Teaching Institute, “Student Motivation for Learning and Motivating Students to Learn - Linking Cooperative Learning to the Research on How People Learn,” Barbara Millis, held at NC A&T,  May 11-12, 2009
  • Fifth Annual ATL Summer Teaching Institute, “Student Motivation for Learning and Motivating Students to Learn - Overcoming Apathy and Creating Excitement in the Classroom,” Todd Zakrajsek, held at NC A&T,  May 12-13, 2008
  • 2008 National Physics Teachers Workshop “Nuclear Technology Addressing Worldwide Energy Demands,” from July 13-18, 2008 in Idaho Falls, IdahoNSF Chautauqua course The Birthplace and Early History of the Atomic Bomb, Albuquerque, NM, October 4-6, 2007
Points of Pride