Community News – Week of January 18, 2021

Week of January 18, 2021

The following announcements are as of January 15.


Events and Webinars

January 4-22: MIT IAP Series: MATLAB Webinars, presented via Webex. [Details]

January 19: ICEO Community Dialogues: Introduction to Restorative Practices. [Details]

January 22: Movie screening: Picture a Scientist: women navigating science and academia. [Details]

January 27: Fulbright Virtual Information Session. [Details]

January 27: Starr Forum: President Biden’s Foreign Policy Challenges: Views From Abroad. 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. [Register]

February 10: MIT – 47th Annual Martin Luther King (MLK) Celebration. [Details]

February 19-21: Hack for Inclusion. Signup to participate by January 24. [Details]

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

January 28: Andrew John Maloney (Braatz Group), 1:00 p.m., virtual defense – link will be emailed.
Case studies in the modeling and control of continuous pharmaceutical manufacturing processes

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


Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

January 28: Application due for the National Library of Medicine Associate Fellowship Program. [Details]

February 10: Application due for 2021 NIEHS Scholars Connect Program. [Details]

February 12: Application due for virtual 2021 Partnership Leadership Development Programs [Details]

February 15: Application due for summer Repperger Research Intern Program. [Details]

Command Education Job Opportunity for Seniors. [Details]

MIT PKG Center: Paid undergrad internships in racial justice, health, tech+data, and more… [Details]

The MIT Career and Professional Development Office has a helpful COVID-19 FAQ section for those seeking jobs or internships. Explore their 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

January 24: Application due for the IDEAS Social Innovation Challenge. [Details]

February 24–26: Int’l Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability – Amsterdam – Registration and presentation proposal is open.

Machine Learning for Molecular Engineering (DMSE/ChemE/BE/SCOC) – New Subject. [Details]

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

MIT.nano: Registration for 2021 IAP courses is now open. [Details]

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

Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab at MIT: See info for grant proposals and deadlines. [Details]

First Year Students: ChemE has a team of juniors and seniors with diverse interests who want to answer your questions! Please reach out!

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

MIT Community Wellness Programs. [Details]

February 24–26: Int’l Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability – Amsterdam – Registration and presentation proposal is open.

STEMxx Chats Community: For women in STEM. [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

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]


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