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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of April 30, 2012  
Events and Seminars
Thesis Defense
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
UROP Announcements
Special Programs and Other Announcements
Student News Archive

The following announcements are as of April 27.

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Events and Seminars
April 30: Student Seminars, 3:00 pm. in 66-110
Maria Jose Nieves Remacha, "Microreactor Technology: scale-up of multiphase continuous flow chemistries"
Steven Shimizu, "Exploring Ion and Molecular Transport through Carbon Nanotubes and PDMS Nanopores"
Nisarg Shahl, "Directed Assembly of Biomaterials for Bone Tissue Regeneration"
April 30: MIT Clean Energy Prize - final judging event - who will win $200K? [Details]
April 30, May 3: Events to get involved with the IDEAS Global Challenge! [Details]
May 3: Sign-up for discussion & dinner event - Panel on Academic Publishing for Graduate Women (5/10). [Details
May 4: Lewis Lecture, "'Simplicity' as a Component of Invention", George M. Whitesides, Harvard Univ., 3:00 p.m. in E14-674.
See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense
  April 30: Joseph K. Scott (Barton Group), "Reachability Analysis and Deterministic Global Optimization of Differential-Algebraic Systems" 2:00 p.m., 66-360.
  May 3: Blair Brettmann (Trout Group), "Electrospinning for Pharmaceutical Applications", 1:30 p.m., E25-117.
  May 4: Rebecca Ladewski (Hammond and Belcher Groups), "Investigation of Layer-by-Layer Assembly and M13 Bacteriophage Nanowires for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells" 1:30 p.m., 76-559.

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
May 15: Application due for SUTD-MIT Graduate Fellows Program. [Details]
May 31: Application due for fully funded DOE Biofuels Research Internship. [Details]
June 12: Application due for James S. McDonnell Foundation's Postdoctoral Fellowship. [Details]
blueEnergy: International Summer Internship Opportunities for Students. [Details]
Polestar Technologies: Full-time job opening. [Details]
Schlumberger-Doll: Summer Internship position available. [Details]
Cambridge Coaching: Tutoring position for graduate students ($50 - $150/hr) [Details]
Xerox: Senior Chemical Research Engineer wanted for Webster, New York location. [Details]
PepsiCo: Internship and full-time job opportunities for PPST students. [Details]
NASA - Marshall Space Flight Center - job opening for Chemical Engineer in Life Support Systems. [Details]
McKinsey & Company’s Insight Programs: Summer programs for PhD’s and PostDocs. [Details]
Gilead Sciences: Summer internship and full-time employment positions. [Details]
MISTI Korea Program: Fully paid internships available. [Details]
MIT France program: Fully paid, 6 month internships at Genzyme and Sanofi Aventis (France) and GlakoSmithKline (Belgium) Start in June or September! Contact:
CONICYT Advanced Human Capital Development Program: fellowships for Chilean Citizens. [Details]
More postings for full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
April 30: Application due for 9th annual Preparing Future Faculty Summer Institute in June. [Details]

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