Week of May 15, 2017
- Events and Seminars
- Thesis Defense
- UROP Positions
- Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
- Other Announcements
- Previous Postings
The following announcements are as of May 12.
Events and Seminars
May 15: Chemical Engineering Department Awards Ceremony, 3:00p.m., 66-110 [reception to follow in 66-201]
May 16: NASA and the Future of Human Space Exploration, 6:00 p.m. [Registration Required]
May 17: MIT $100K – Launch Finale [Details]
May 23: MassChallenge 2017 Finalists Announcement. [Details]
May 25: Launch of Sense.nano: MIT.nano’s first Center of Excellence Conference. [Details]
May 25: NEMPA MIT Technology Conference – free event. [Details]
May 26: Application due for the New England Future Faculty Workshop for Women in STEM Fields. [Details]
May 18: Karthick Murugappan (Roman Group), “Molybdenum Trioxide an Molybdenum Carbide as Promising Hydrodeoxygenation Catalysts for Biomass Conversion” 10:00am, E17-517.
May 19: Anasuya Mandal (Hammond Group), “An Alternative Diagnostic Method Using Microneedles For Sampling The Immune System In Situ“, 10:30a.m., 76-156.
May 22: Benjamin M. Woolston (Gregory Stephanopoulos Group), “Enabling C1-Based Bioconversion through Metabolic Engineering” 10:00 a.m., 66-110.
May 22: Lu Yang (Jensen Group), “Quantitative Modeling and Characterization of Hydrodynamics and Transport in Multiphase Microreactors” 10:00 a.m., 66-360.
May 23: Siwon Choi (Han and Gleason Group), “Microfluidic Engineering of Water Purification” 10:00 a.m., 36-462.
May 23: Jennifer Lewis (Roman Group), “Synthesis and Study of Zeolites with Lewis Acid and Base Sites for the Cooperative Activation of Organic Oxygenates” 2:00 p.m., 56-114
May 23: Sue Zanne Tan (Prather Group), “Dynamic Regulation of Pathways by Down-regulating Competing Enzymes” 2:30 p.m., E17-517
May 24: Mikhil Ranka (Hatton Group), “Conformational Investigations of a Model Polyzwitterion and Its Applications in Oil Recovery” 12:00p.m., 66-110.
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
May 18: Graduate Students: Nomination due for J-WAFS Fellowships for Water Solutions. [Details]
June 2: Graduate students: Cabot Student Materials Research Forum(6/2). Application due 4/30. [Details]
MassCEC Internship Program – summer 2017 session open for enrollment. [Details]
MIT Office of Sustainability: Paid Sustainability Fellowships for summer 2017 [Details]
MIT Graduating PhD & Postdocs seeking academic positions: See SoE’s resources. [Details]
American Industrial Partners: Full-time positions for 2017 graduating students. [Details]
Boehringer Ingelheim: Summer internships in Material and Analytics Sciences Department. [Details]
Fresenius: Summer internship in Germany. [Details]
Insight Data Science and Engineering Fellowships for 2017. [Details]
Intern in Africa this Summer! [Details]
Johnson Matthey: Graduate leadership rotational programme for graduating seniors [Details]
MIT Public Service Fellowship Opportunities. [Details]
National Research Council of the National Academies. [Fellowship Programs and Application deadlines]
Shell Technology Center Bangalore: Internship in India. [Details]
Vertex Pharmaceuticals: Apply for summer internship on Career website. [Details]
Zaiput Summer Internship Opportunity. [Details]
May 18: Graduate Students – Dining Hall Waste Audit at Simmons. [Details]
August 1: Early Bird Registration for the BIG Pitch Collegiate Competition. [Details]
Insight Fellowships: Now accepting applications [Details]
STAT Madness, a bracket-style contest to find the best innovation in science and medicine. [Details]
MIT Energy Club is accepting applications for next year’s leadership team. [Details]
3rd Global Grand Challenges Summit – July 18 to 20 in Washington DC. [Register]
UC Berkeley: Process design summer course. [Details]
The GREEN Program – 20 spots available for Hawaii Program (June 13-26). [Details]
MIT ODGE: Financial Literacy for Graduate Students [Details]
MIT Veteran Students: check out campus resources for veterans. [Details]
MISTI: Take your MIT education abroad. [Details]
Peer2Peer student support service – Need someone to listen? Do you want to support your peers? [Details]