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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of May 18, 2015
Students Office Announcements  
Events and Seminars
Thesis Defense
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
Special Programs, and Other Announcements
Student News Archive

The following announcements are as of May 15.

ChemE Awards Recipients - Congrats!
Department Awards Ceremony
May 11, 2015.
List of Recipients and Photos
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Students Office Announcements
Congratulations to all ChemE 2015 award and fellowship winners!
Senior Dinner Photos

Events and Seminars
May 21: MIT Comedy Night at Kresge, 7:00 pm. [Details]
See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense
May 18: Brandon Heimer (Sikes Group), "Methylated DNA Detection using a High-Affinity Methyl-CpG Binding Protein and Photopolymerization-based Amplification" 10:00 a.m., 76-559
May 19: Aditya Kunjapur (Prather Group), "Microbial Engineering for Aldehyde Synthesis", 2:00 p.m., 66-110
May 20: Po-Yen Chen (Hammond & Belcher Groups), "M13 Virus-Enabled Assembly of 3D Nanostructures: Synthesis and Applications in Solar Energy Conversion and Electrochemical Energy Storage Devices" 10:00 a.m., 76-156
May 21: Stephen Morton (Hammond Group), "Engineering Translational Multi-Therapeutic Targeted Delivery Vehicles For Disease Management" 2:30 p.m., 76-156
May 22: Noémie-Manuelle Dorval Courchesne (Hammond and Belcher Groups), "Biologically-Templated Metal Oxide and Metal Nanostructures for Photovoltaic Applications" 10:00 a.m., 76-156
May 22: Tatyana Shatova (Jensen Group), "Portable Blood Plasma Separation for Point of Care Diagnostics", 1:00 p.m., 66-360
May 27: Alona Birjiniuk (Doyle & Ribbeck Groups), "Particle Tracking for Understanding the Properties and Dynamics of Bacterial Biofilms", 1:00p.m., 4-370.

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
June 5: Keck Foundation: Call for Applications - INTERNAL COMPETITION REQUIRED. [Details]
MIT Biological Engineering: two Technical Assistant positions open. [Details]
Aizenberg Group at Harvard University/Wyss Institute: Post-Grad-Fellow position [Details]
Little Devices Lab at MIT: Job opportunity. [Details]
2015 Colgate-Palmolive Research & Development Summer Internship Program. [Details]
EPA: Part-time student position in Cincinnati – Year Round! Apply now! [Details]
Aerogel Technologies, LLC: Check out open positions.
Amgen Internship opportunity for Chemical Engineering PhD students. [Details]
DuPont Summer Internship. [Details]
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs. [Details]
McKinsey & Company: 2015 Internship and Summer Programs. [Details]
Merck: Internships and Fellowships. [Details]
Sistine Solar: Internship Opportunity. [Details]
NSF: Fellowship Opportunities [Details]
Insight Data Science Fellows Program. [Details]
Science and Technology Policy Fellowship: Geothermal Technologies Office. [Details]
InstaEDU: Become a tutor, set your own schedule, make $20/hour! [Details]
>>More postings for UROPs, full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
June 3: Senior graduate students and post docs - application due for UW ChemE 2015 Distinguished Young Scholars Seminar Series. [Details]
June 15: Interested in the basics of photography and capturing compelling images of research? [Register now!]
June 15: New course - "Making Science and Engineering Pictures... " [Details]
July 2: Application due for James Dyson Award competition. [Details]
July 27: Application due for Thermo Fisher Scientific Pierce scholarships for students in science fields. [Details]
REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress): Feeling stressed? We are here to help. [Details]
MIT-SUTD (Singapore University of Technology and Design) Collaboration - Summer Program. [Details]
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology: summer program for grad students and seniors. [Details]
The Green Program: Check out summer and winter programs. [Details]
MindSumo: Chemical engineering challenge. [Details]
InstaEDU: Online tutoring opportunity for students. [Details]

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