Career Advice and Support

The Chemical Engineering Communication Lab offers department members one-one-one coaching sessions with trained graduate students and postdocs in Chemical Engineering. We can help with your resumes, cover letters, graduate school applications, and faculty applications. Come in and brainstorm your application strategy, revise a draft of a job application, or prep for an interview with a peer in your field.

You can book a career exploration appointment with the Career Administrator by emailing at

Upcoming career-related events, workshops, and company info sessions:

If you have ideas for events we should be having or ways in which we can help you along your career path, email us at with your suggestions and feedback.

Career Opportunities

The Department routinely receives notices of job opportunities and sends them on in the form of an email digest as a service to members of MIT’s Chemical Engineering Department. The positions have not been screened and they are not they endorsed by the Department.

Check out these academic job announcements received recently >>

Have a job opportunity you would like circulated to the Chemical Engineering Department? Please email with a link to your listing. Only jobs related to chemical engineering will be passed on in the form of a weekly digest.

General Career Resources

  • MIT Career Advising & Professional Development (CAPD) is available to all MIT students for career advice and support.
  • Job listings are available on CareerBridge for all MIT students. You can save a search and get updates when new jobs come in matching your criteria.
  • The Alumni Association’s Infinite Connection gives you access to the network of MIT alumni, listing graduates by major and their current jobs. You can also search by alumni who have checked off that they would be willing to give career advice.
  • Looking for research and fellowship programs? Visit the Office of the Dean for Graduate Education (ODGE) website.