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Blacklock, Jenifer L Senior Instructor


Research Areas research areas



  • My work is focused on 1) sociotechnical thinking in engineering education and 2) industry relationship and workforce development in interdisciplinary programs.


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courses taught

  • GEEN 1400 - Engineering Projects
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    First-year students solve real engineering design problems in interdisciplinary teams. Design projects vary by section. Curriculum focuses on iterative design process, teamwork and team dynamics, supporting design with testing and analysis, and technical writing. Completed projects are exhibited at an end-of-semester design expo. Students responsible for contributing towards their design project budget and poster costs, and purchasing safety glasses (approximately $75).
  • MCEN 4026 - Manufacturing Processes and Systems
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Summer 2018
    Examines manufacturing processes for metals, polymers, and composites as well as manufacturing systems that integrate these processes. Lecture topics include forming, machining, joining, assembling, process integration, computer-aided manufacturing, and manufacturing system engineering.