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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of March 5, 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 March 2.

Safety Seminar Reception, Feb 13, 2012
Reception after Safety Seminar
February 13, 2012
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Events and Seminars
March 5: Student Seminar, 3:00-4:30p.m. in 66-110
 - Jonathan Gilbert, "Polymeric 'Backpacks' for Immune Cell-mediated Therapy"
 - Siddharth Srinivasan, "Spray Fabrication of Liquid-Repellent Surfaces for Drag Reduction"
 - Hyomin Lee, "Poly (vinyl alcohol) (PVA) based hydrogen-bonded multilayer films: fundamental and applications"
March 5: MIT Startup Career Fair, Media Lab, 6:00 -10:00 p.m., 6th floor. [Website]
March 5-7 & 15: Prehealth Advising workshops - register on CareerBridge. [Details]
March 7: The Simons Center for the Social Brain, Autism & Developmental Disorders Colloquium. [Details]
March 8: Special Transport Theory Seminar, 2:00 p.m. in 66-360, "Network Formation and Ion Conduction in Ionomer Membranes" Professor Keith Promislow, Department of Mathematics, Michigan State University
March 9: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
 - Prof. Patrick Doyle, "Synthesis and applications of complex microparticles using microfluidic devices"
April 14: MIT GSC Gala. Tickets are now on sale, sign up for early bird discount! [Details]
July 22-28: Call for paper: 20th International Conference on Composites or Nano Engineering in Beijing. [Details]
See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense
  March 12: Vernella V. V. Vickerman (Hammond and Kamm Groups), 1pm. in 66-319.
 - "Microfluidic-based 3D cell culture for studies of biophysical & biochemical regulation of endothelial function"

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
Attention undergraduates: Check out the list of Research Opportunities for summer 2012
March 15: Application due for summer research opportunities for undergrads, Univ. of Alabama. [Details]
March 15: Application due for Iowa State University BioMaP REU Program 2012 [Details]
March 16: Application due for postdoctoral fellowship program at the Institut Pasteur. [Details]
March 30: Application due for Summer Research Experience for Undergrads, Univ. of Tennessee. [Details]
NSF Fellowship in Sustainability - Kansas State University. [Details]
Merck: Analytical Chemistry Intern wanted, - apply now! [Details]
Missile Defense Agency - will be hiring 29 engineers in July! [Details]
MISTI: Apply for 1 year all-expense paid internship in Madrid, Spain at Tecnicas Reunidas. [Details]
Summer internship announcement, NSRDEC/WarSTAR/Materials and Defense Sciences Division. [Details]
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center: year-round internship program launched. [Details]
ISN/ARMY Labs: Apply for 2012 Summer Intern Research Program. [Details]
Intel Corporation is seeking PhD candidates & recent graduates. [Details]
More postings for full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
March 11: Application due for Gordon Engineering Leadership Program. [Details]
March 12: Application due for the MIT Exchange Program in Paris. [Details]
March 15: Application due, URBANFRAME Summer Teaching Apprenticeship in Community Design. [Details]
March 19: Nomination due for Earll M. Murman Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising. [Details]
March 19: Call for Applications: 7th Biennial Education Without Borders Conference on March 2013. [Details]

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