Transforming Your STEM Career

Dr. Pamela McCauley, an engineer, entrepreneur, educator and celebrated motivational speaker, is here to equip you with the tools you need to overcome obstacles and earn recognition for your achievements in STEM.

Pamela McCauley,Ph.D.,C.P.E.

Engineer, Educator & Entrepreneur Professor Pamela McCauley is a nationally recognized speaker, innovator, author and Professor in the North Carolina State University, Wilson College of Textiles  where she also serves as the Associate Dean of Academic Programs.

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Dr. McCauley awarded prestigious
Jefferson Science Fellowship

Dr. Pamela McCauley,  Associate Dean of Academic Programs in the Wilson College of Textiles at North Carolina State University, has been awarded a Jefferson Science Fellowship with the U.S. State Department for the 2015-2016 term. The Jefferson Science Fellowship program serves as an innovative model for engaging the American academic science and engineering communities in U.S. foreign policy.

Winners Don’t Quit

The book is a motivational tool to share with students and as part of a STEM curriculum, highlighting the story of a role model of success in STEM while providing the tools to navigate life’s challenges, in particular those connected to education.

Inspiration and Strategies
for Women

Transforming Your STEM Career Through Leadership and Innovation is an inspiring handbook for all women in STEM. Packed with practical advice, evidence-based strategies, and inspiring stories, this slim volume examines a range of topics relevant to the development and enhancement of leadership and innovation skills.

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The world needs more talented engineers in just about every industry! In this webinar, hosted to celebrate the launch of my new book, Engineering for Teens, I spoke with a panel of dynamic young engineers who overcame adversity to reach their goals and land their dream jobs. This fun, candid look at so many different […]


This week, Dr. McCauley once again teamed up with Cindy Carelli of CRC Press to present information on preparing your book proposal. Now is the time to become a published author! With the guidance of the T-STEM team, your goals of making a mark in your STEM field can easily become a reality. In this […]


On Thursday, August 27, Dr. Pamela McCauley hosted her second webinar to help prepare women in STEM to become published authors. Joined by Cindy Carelli of CRC Press, Dr. McCauley laid out guidelines for preparing a book proposal that catches the eyes of the publishers and puts you on the right track for the next […]


The Women in STEM: Innovation and Leadership book series was founded in 2019 by Dr. Pamela McCauley to encourage women in STEM to publish their stories while giving them the resources and support network they need to do so. Citing her own struggles to pursue a career in STEM as a young single mother, Dr. […]


On May 28, 2020, Dr. Pamela McCauley was officially named the Associate Dean for Academic Programs at NC State University. Additionally, she will serve as a full professor in the Department of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management. After her distinguished 27-year career with the University of Central Florida, where she served as professor and […]


To discuss her recent nomination as the Woman of Color Technologist of the Year, Dr. McCauley was featured on a podcast with Lango Deen and Rayondon Kennedy. Topics of discussion range from a look into her adverse background, how it feels to be Technologist of the Year, and much more. Find the full episode here! […]


Dr. Pamela McCauley is the 2019 recipient of the WEC Women’s Achievement Award in Science and Technology. The Women’s Executive Council of Orlando (WEC) is hosting their 47th annual Women’s Achievement Awards to celebrate the women who have made a difference in the Central Florida community. Dr. McCauley will be a featured speaker at this […]


Dr. Pamela McCauley Educator. Entrepreneur. Engineer. AND NOW ANNOUNCING… 2019 Technologist of the Year 2019 Wall of Fame Honoree 2019 AFFIRM Leadership Award 2019 IISE Fellow Award Winner “Based on her body of work, the 2019 Selection Committee has asked me to announce that Pamela McCauley is the 2019 Technologist of the Year,” said Tyrone Taborn, […]


As a successful entrepreneur, author, and expert witness, I am often asked why I continue to be a full-time engineering professor. After almost 23 years, why haven’t I chosen to focus solely on highly lucrative opportunities as an engineering business owner, leaving behind halls of students, laboratories, and academic research projects. As the tears rolled […]


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