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Week of May 4, 2009
Events and Seminars
Thesis Defense
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
UROP Opportunities
Special Programs and Other Announcements
Student News Archive
ChemE TG - 4-17-09
ChemE graduate student team won the prestigious intramural Octathon competition.

The following announcements are as of May 1.
Events and Seminars
    May 4: Student Seminars in 66-110: 3:00 p.m., Tek Hyung Lee, "The Regulatory Role of Intergenic Tandem Repeats Containing Transcription Factor Binding Sites"; 3:30 p.m., Jaroslav Keybl, "High Pressure Chemistry: Converting Gases to Liquids for Energy Applications."
    May 4: 2009 IDEAS Competition Awards Ceremony and Reception. [Details]
    May 4: Course 10 & 20 mixer - sushi  and desserts!! 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.  in  Rm. 4-231. [Details]
    May 8: ChemE Seminar Series in 66-110 at 3:00 p.m.: Svetozar Minkov, Roosevelt University, "On the Relation between Scientific and Humanistic Education"
    May 11: ChemE Awards Ceremony, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110, reception will follow in 66-201. 

Thesis Defense
    May 5: Kevin Krogman (Hammond Group), “Functionalized Multilayer Thin Films for Protection against Acutely Toxic Agents” 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in 66-360.
    May 5: Guarav Bhalla, (Deen Group) “Osmotic Reflection Coefficient”, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. in 26-168.
    May 5: Andy Wijaya (Hammond/Hamad-Schifferli Groups), “Selective Heating of Multiple Nanoparticles as a New Strategy for Controlled Release Applications”, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in 66-319.

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
    May 4: Fulbright Fellowships Information Session, 3:30 p.m. in 8-119. [Details]
    May 6: Smartcells, Inc. information & recruiting session in 4:30-6:30 PM in 66-201. [Details]
    May 15: Nomination deadline for Xerox Fellows Program. Info. session May 11. [Details]
    May 31: Application deadline for A*STAR Investigator-ships (Physical Sciences & Engineering). [Details]
    Instrumentation Laboratory: Open positions for recent graduates and post-graduates. [Details]
    1366 Technologies, inc: Innovative solar company looking for engineering talent. [Details]
    Nano-Terra, Inc.: Employment opportunities at this exciting nanotechnology startup in Cambridge, MA. [Details]
    Job opportunities at Keystone Strategy, a management and economics consulting firm with offices in San Francisco, Boston and Salt Lake City. [Details]
    Chisholm Laboratory at MIT - Research Technician wanted. Position available beginning summer or fall 2009. [Details]
    Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: open positions for process development associates. [Details]
    Shire Human Genetic Therapies, Inc.: Summer internship opportunities are available. [Details]
    UES, Inc. (Research, Development & Technology Transfer): opportunities for post-doc and electrochemical researcher positions. [Details]
    Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: Four internship opportunities within Materials, Discovery & Characterization group (Pharmaceutical Development) [Details]
    Life Sciences Internship Challenge (MIT) [Details]
    Alcatel Lucent: Full time research and summer internship opportunities in Thermal Management Research. [Details]
    Caltech: Summer Internship Opportunities for undergraduate students. [Details]
    Bayer: Summer Internship Opportunities for Undergraduate students. [Details]
    Summer research opportunities for undergraduate Chemical Engineering students. [see listing]
    Cambridge Polymer Group, Inc.: Full time employment and summer research opportunities. [Details]
    The Laboratory for Photovoltaics Research at MIT has a position available for a Ph.D. student. [Details]
    NSF-STC 2009 Summer Undergraduate Internship Programs. [Details]
    Outstanding Career Services Opportunity at UNC Chapel Hill [Details]
    Please check more announcements for full-time, post-doctorial research and other fellowship opportunities.
Special Programs and Other Announcements
    May 8: Application deadline: Volunteer to Teach for Summer High School Studies Program. [Details]
    June 1-3: Professional Grant Development Workshop. [Details]
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