Eliza Banu, Ph.D.

Lecturer

Expertise includes biomechanics and engineering education.

Education
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University, 2014
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering and Business, Politechnica University of Bucharest, 2006
Professional Appointments
  • Lecturer, University of Georgia College of Engineering, 2017 – present
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University, 2006 – 2014
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University, 2006 – 2014
  • Instuctor, Computer Science and Software Engineering, CS4LL; K-12 Computer Literacy Academy; Robocamp & Robotics and Game Development, 2008 – 2012
  • Instructor, Auburn University, Alabama Prison Arts and Education Project, 2013 – 2014
Areas of Expertise
  • Biomechanics
  • Engineering Education
Publications
  • Hunsu N, Banu E. Exploring the Role of Students’ Achievement Goals and Learning Approaches in Academic Performance 19 Jun 2019 (Proceedings of conference
  • Banu E, Kuusinen C. Measuring the Effectiveness of Videos for Concept Understanding in a Flipped Engineering Class American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE), Tampa, FL, 16 Jun 2019 – 19 Jun 2019. peer.asee.org. 19 Jun 2019
  • Banu E, Sochacka N, Franklin S, Ofunne C. Getting a Head Start on Transfer Shock at a Newly Established Engineering College 15 Jun 2019 – 19 Jun 2019. ASEE (American Society of Engineering Education) Conference. 15 Jun 2019
  • Banu E. Measuring the Effectiveness of Videos for Concept Understanding in a Flipped Engineering Class ASEE (American Society of Engineering Education) Conference 02 Nov 2018
  • Banu E. One-Word Prompt Quizzes a a Way of Assessing Knowledge Gained by Watching an Instructional Video in a Flipped Classroom Innovation in Teaching Conference 2018, UGA. Innovation in Teaching Conference 2018, Making Waves. 18-18. 19 Oct 2018
  • Banu E. One-Word Prompt Quizzes a a Way of Assessing Knowledge Gained by Watching an Instructional Video in a Flipped Classroom UGA Conference Center. 18 Oct 2018
  • Hunsu N, Banu E. Exploring the role of students’ achievement goals and learning approaches in academic performance 17 Oct 2018
  • Banu E. Insights from UGA CTL Active Learning Summer Institutes on teaching and learning in CENGR. 01 Oct 2018
  • Banu E. Overview of Teaching Professor Conference 10 Sep 2018 (Professional / Scholarly presentation
  • Banu E. Teaching and Learning Fluids UGA Interactive Colloquium. 07 Aug 2018

Additional Information

College Involvement
  • Faculty Advisor: American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
  • Faculty Advisor: CORE UGA

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