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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of October 24, 2011
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 October 21.

ChemE TG, Octoberfest,September 23, 2011
ChemE TG, Oktoberfest
September 23, 2011
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Cheme Golf Event, September 17, 2011
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Events and Seminars
  October 24: Student Seminars, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in 66-110.,
     - Yuko Kida, "Supercritical Water Desulfurization of Crude Oil"
     - Looh Tchuin (Simon) Choong, "Electrospun nanofiber mat as the mechanical scaffold of reverse osmosis thin-film-composite membrane"
  October 25, 27: “Finding a Good Postdoc”, a career panel & workshops - MIT GECD Career Services. [Details]
  October 26: CEE's DES4: "From Network Science to Human Dynamics" 4 p.m., Stata Center. [Details]
  October 28: ChemE Seminar Series, "Engineering protein-based hydrogels to improve stem cell transplantation" Sarah Heilshorn, Stanford University.
  November 4: Yale School of Eng. & Applied Science, “Prospective Graduate Student Forum". [Details]
  MIT Prehealth Advising, fall 2011 events. [Details]

Thesis Defense
  October 24: David V Liu (Wittrup Group), "Protein Engineering for Cancer Therapy" 1:30 p.m., 76-156.
  October 24: Jason Rich (Doyle and McKinley Group), "Bulk and Micro-scale Rheology of an Aging, Yield Stress Fluid, and its Use in Magneto-responsive Systems" 1:30 p.m., 66-360.

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
November 1: Application due for Cornell University Doctoral/Postdoctoral Diversity Fellowships [Details]
November 1: Application due for UC President's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, 2012-13. [Details]
November 9: Application due for 2012 NSF EAPSI Fellowship Program. [Details]
November  10: Creare on-campus interviews. [Details]
November 30: Application due for the Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future Fellowship. [Details]
November 30: Application due for Rowland Junior Fellows Program. [Details]
December 1: Application due for SMART Scholarship Program. [Details]
December 2: Application due, Merck Eng. & Tech. and MMD Diversity in Eng. fellowship & internships. [Details]
BP: Jobs for Ph.D. level Chemical Engineers graduating December 2011 - August 2012.  [Details]
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships. [Details]
Ford Foundation: New Fellowship Programs for 2012. [Details]
Nestle Purina: Internship and entry level opportunities. [Details]
Goldman Sachs: Employment opportunities for final year PhD students. [Details]
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center “Internship Challenge” program [Details]
MISTI: Fully funded internships in Israel available. [Details]
More postings for full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
October 24: Poster abstracts due - Center for Biomedical Innovation Biomanufacturing Summit, 11/18. [Details]
November 4: Nomination deadline for 2012 Lemelson-MIT Innovation Awards. [Details]
November 14: Application due for Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. [Details]

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