Community News for the week of February 12, 2024

Week of February 12, 2024

The following announcements are as of February 9.

Events and Seminars

February 13: ChemE students & postdocs: come celebrate Mardi Gras with a pancake brunch, 11am to 1pm in 66-201.

February 15: ChemE Seminar Series, 4:15 p.m., 66-110
“Molecular microscopy with single cell transcriptomic data resolves RNA liquid biopsies”, Sevahn K. Vorperian, Stanford University

February 15: Systems Forum: EmbraerX’s Daniel Moczydlower, President and CEO, 5:00 p.m., E51-149. [Details]

February 15: MIT x Harvard Game Night, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. [RSVP]

February 22: ChemE Seminar Series: 4:15 p.m., 66-110
“Recovering Waste Through Biomanufacturing for Sustainable Chemical Synthesis”, Bradley W. Biggs, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

February 20-23: MITie Event: Working the Energy Transition. [Register]

February 28: Students and postdocs – MIT Spring Career Night. [Details]

June 23-28: The Twenty-Fourth International Conference on the Science and Applications of Nanotubes and Low-Dimensional Materials. [Details]

March 6: The Stratton Lecture: How will AI impact women? 11:30 a.m., Wong Auditorium [Details]

See ChemE calendar for more listing of department events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense


See ChemE calendar for more listing of department events and seminars >>

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Annual European Career Fair at MIT (3/2/24) Pre-select interviews began. [Sign up]

MIT Introduction to Technology, Engineering, & Science: Paid instructor & TA positions. [Details]

MIT Graduate Community Fellow: [See current positions and apply]

MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS): open position for student sustainability researchers. [Details]

Search for more faculty positions around the world at

See listing of upcoming career-related events, workshops, and company info sessions>>

Other Announcements

February 16: Application due for Merck Emerging Talent Symposium (4/18) [Details]

March 13: Application due for Jameel World Education Lab Grant in Education Innovation. [Details]

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund: Info sessions and application [Details]

Spring 2024 MIT Energy & Climate Club Launchpad. [Undergraduate Application]

D-Lab Energy: Introduction to Energy in Global Development. [Register now!]

Food@MIT Guide: How to access healthy & affordable food at MIT. [Details]

Student Support Services (S3): Help in an accessible & respectful environment. [virtual & walk-in locations]

MIT Alumni Advisors Hub: Signup to connect with MIT alumni for career conversations. [Details]

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