Community News – Week of May 24, 2021

Week of May 24, 2021

The following announcements are as of May 21.


Events and Webinars

May 25: APA-ERG Featured Speaker, Institute Prof. Arup Chakraborty, will discuss his new book, Viruses, Pandemics, and Immunity, and his journey to MIT. 12:00 p.m. [Register]

May 25: CEE Seminar: Self-Healing Materials: Toward Smart & Adaptive Materials for the Environment, Dr. Bezawit Getachew, 2:00 pm. [Details]

May 26: Webinars: Coping and Building Coalitions Amidst Anti-Asian Racism and Violence. [Details]

June 4: MIT Commencement, virtual event. ChemE virtual celebration begins at 3:00 p.m. [More info will be posted]

June 17: MIT School of Engineering Infinite Mile & Mandigo Awards. 1:00 p.m., virtual, zoom link to be posted.

MIT Center for WorkLife and WellBeing: Registration for Winter Wellbeing Series is now open. [Details]

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


Thesis Defense

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


Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

May 28: MIT Climate & Sustainability Consortium (MCSC) Impact Fellowship Program for postdocs. [Details]

May 31: Application due, Simons Center for the Social Brain (SCSB) postdoc fellowship. [Details]

AKATECH: Current job openings across the globe. [Details]

Malta Inc.: Modeling and Simulation Internship. [Details]

MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS) is hiring student fellows! [Details]

Sophomores & Juniors: Apply for the Gordon-MIT Engineering Leadership Program. [Details]

Command Education Job Opportunity for Seniors. [Details]

MIT Office of Engineering Outreach Programs: Now hiring part-time instructors & mentors. [Details]

MIT PKG Center: Social impact internships: paid undergrad internships.[Details]

The MIT Career and Professional Development Office has a helpful COVID-19 FAQs. Online resources.

Search for more faculty positions around the world at PolytechnicPositions.com

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


Other Announcements

MIT Toastmasters Clubs: Grad students, practice your presentations & improve your communication skills. [Details]

Too hot? Too cold? Just right? We want to know! [Survey of Thermal Comfort on the MIT Campus]

MIT GradRat Ring: Sign up for a 1 on 1 ring consultation with Balfour staff. [Details]

MIT SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics): Call for student seminar abstract. [Details]

MIT Press Journal Rapid Reviews: COVID-19 (RR:C19) Volunteer Opportunities. [Details and Application]

MIT Engineering Leadership Program: check out course offerings for grad students. [Details]

1st Yr. Students: ChemE has a team of juniors & seniors with diverse interests to answer your questions! [Details]

MIT Spouses & Partners Connect: open to all significant others of MIT students, postdocs, and staff. [Events]

STEMxx Chats Community: For women in STEM. [Details]

MIT Martin Trust Center: Online tutoring open to all MIT students who want to make things. [Details]

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

Become an iREFS to offer confidential, peer-to-peer conflict management coaching and support to graduate students at MIT! Email irefs-contact@mit.edu


REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress): Feeling stressed? We are here to help.
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