Community News

Week of June 11, 2018

The following announcements are as of June 11.

Note: This is the last community news post for the spring semester. We will resume posting news for the fall semester in the beginning of September. Happy Summer!


Events and Seminars

June 15: The 2018 Koch Institute Annual Summer Symposium on Breakthrough Cancer Nanotechnologies. MIT Kresge. [Details]

June 19:Molecular dynamics simulation of polymer crystallization: network formation in polyethylene fibers and chiral (polymorph) selection in helical polymers” Prof. Takashi Yamamoto, Dept of Physics and Informatics, Yamaguchi University, 12:30pm, Room E17-517.

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


Thesis Defense

June 12: Nicholas Mozdzierz (Braatz and Love Group), “Developing scalable and modular technologies for continuous biopharmaceutical production” 11:00 a.m., 66-110.

June 18: Gang Wang (Swan Group), “Rheology of Concentrated Protein Solutions and Attractive Colloidal Dispersions” 2:00 p.m., 66-360.

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


Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

AbbVie: Open position: Senior Scientist I, Purification, Process Sciences. [Details]

Amgen: Open position: Process Development Scientist – Pivotal Drug Substance. [Apply now!]

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

Volunteers needed: MIT English as a Second Language Program for Service Employees. [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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