Community News – May 14, 2018

Week of May 14, 2018

The following announcements are as of May 11.


Events and Seminars

May 14: Department Awards Ceremony, 3:00 p.m. , 66-110 (Reception at 4:00 p.m. in 66-201)

May 15: Science for the People meeting. 7:00-9:00 p.m, in Room 1-150. [Details]

May 16: Solve at MIT Opening. Register now! [Details]

May 17: MIT Vista, “FAIL! – The moments we generally don’t share” 6:00 p.m. in 26-100. [Details]

May 18: ChemE Seminar Series in 66-110 at 3:00 p.m.
– “Adaptable Biomaterials for Expansion and Transplantation of Stem Cells“, Sarah Heilshorn, Stanford University.

May 18: Acoustic BBQ, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Stata Amphitheater (Rain Location: Morss Hall) [GSC volunteer signup]

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


Thesis Defense

May 18: Aaron Huang (Olsen Group), “Predicting Self-Assembly of Globular Protein-Polymer Bioconjugates“, 1:00 p.m., 66-360.

May 23: Kehang Han (Green Group), “Enabling Automatic Generation of Accurate Kinetic Models for Complicated Chemical Systems“, 2:00 p.m., 66-360.

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


Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Amgen: Open position: Process Development Scientist – Pivotal Drug Substance. [Details]

Inaugural fellowship program for scientists and artists at the STAGE Lab. [Details]

Data Science Fellowships. [Details]

Insight: Accepting fellowship applications from graduating students. [Details]

Graduate Resident Advisor or Tutor (GRA/GRT): Applications are now open. [Details]

For more listing of upcoming career-related events, workshops, and company info sessions visit the Career Advice and Support page.


Other Announcements

May 18: Application due for J-WAFS Travel Grants for Water Conferences 2018 . [Details]

June 4-5: 3rd Edition of International conference on Advanced Spectroscopy, Crystallography and Applications in Modern Chemistry, London. [Details]

James Dyson Award 2018: Now open for entries. [Details]

3rd Zurich Education & Career Exhibition (March12-13, 2019): Call for Exhibitors [Details]

September 5-6: 5th World Congress on Catalysis and Chemical Engineering – Tokyo. [Details]

September 17-18: 6th Asia Pacific Congress on Chemical and Biochemical Engineering. [Details]

Laboratory Startup Services. [Details]

ASL and Deaf Culture @ MIT will be offering ASL classes during Spring 2018. [Sign-up]

MassCEC Clean Energy Careers Training & Education: Check out exciting changes & opportunities in 2018.


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