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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of April 29, 2013  
Events and Seminars  
Thesis Defense
UROP Postings
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
Special Programs and Other Announcements
Student News Archive

The following announcements are as of April 27.

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Events and Seminars
April 29: Student Seminars: 3 - 4p.m., 66-110.
  - William Gunther, "Solid Lewis Acids for Conversion of Carbonyl Containing Molecules in Water"
  - Sagar Chakraborty, "Bioprocess development for microbial oil production on organic acids"
April 30: Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity Seminar Series in 35-520. [Details]
May 3: Michaels Lecture - 3:00 p.m., 66-110.
  - "What's in your blood? Molecular Deconvolution of the Human Serum Antibody Repertoire in Health and Disease" George Georgiou, University of Texas, Austin.
May 3 - 5: A joint hack-a-thon event between athenahealth and Hacking Medicine! [Apply now!]
May 3: Info session, McKinsey & Company's Operations Practice (RSVP May 2). [Details]
May 6: Bridge Project Symposium/Roundtable event at the Koch Institute. [Details]
May 13: Dow Presentation in Department of Chemistry. [Details]
May 24: Factory Tour and info session of Mitsubishi Power Systems America in Orlando, FL. [Apply now!]
>> See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense
  April 30: Vasileios Dendroulakis (Deen and Dedon Groups), 1:00 p.m., E17-517
"A kinetic approach for the estimation of intracellular concentrations of nitrosative species in cells challenged by nitric oxide"
  May 1: Joshua W. Allen (Green Group) 3:00 p.m., E19-758.
"Predictive Chemical Kinetics: Enabling Automatic Mechanism Generation and Evaluation"
  May 2: Vikramaditya G. Yadav (Gregory Stephanopoulos Group), 3:00 p.m., 66-360.
"Biosynthetic Engineering for the Assembly of Better Drugs"

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
May 1: Application due for free leadership event - MIT-SUTD Collaboration Event (6/4-9) [Details]
May 1: Application due, 3-day ClearView Internship Program in August 14-16, 2013. [Details]
May 2: Application due, 2013 - Career Planning for PhDs. [Details]
InVivo Therapeutics: Summer Internship/Fall Coop Position. [Details]
CSIR-Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research institute, Gujarat, India - Job Opportunities. [Website]
Tri-CAP seeks an Energy Auditor. [Details]
MIT Interphase EDGE Instructor Position - Summer 2013. [Details]
Aramco Services Company: Opening new research centers. PhDs contact: Mary Sizemore
Schlumberger: Employment opportunities for Class of 2014. Contact: Marie Guillot
New Brazil Fellowship Program for MIT PhD Studies. [Details]
BP, Discovery Days - Opportunities for freshmen & sophomores. [Details]
National Academies: Fellowship Opportunities and application deadlines. [Details]
The Green Program: Undergraduate summer energy opportunity abroad. [Details]
Pfizer: Summer internship in biotherapeutic drug development - Cambridge, MA. [Details]
FDA: Pathways Internship Announcements. [Details]
Bristol-Myers-Squibb, NJ: Summer internship to work on tablet compression. Contact: Carl Allenspach
Graduate Community Fellows - Accepting applications for three positions. [Details]
Epic: Job opportunities are available, apply now. [Details]
Intel Corporation seeking PhD candidates & recent PhD graduates. [Details]
Partner with Nestlé Purina: Sign up and also enter sweepstakes to win $1500! [Details]
>> Postings for full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
MIT Professional Education: Short programs offered this summer by ChemE faculty. [Details]
Ameson Year in China: Spend a year teaching. [Details]
University College London: Postgraduate Opportunities in Biochemical Engineering. [Details]
Registration is now open for AACR Poster Competition for Undergrad Students. [Details]
Now - October: ACS Webinars for Aspiring Science Entrepreneurs. [Details]

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