Internship and full-time positions at Owens Corning

Owens Corning is seeking scientists and engineers at BS, MS and PhD levels for our internship and Science & Technology (S&T) Development programs. The S&T Development Program offers full-time positions and is designed to build a pipeline of technical and leadership talent for the S&T organization at Owens Corning by providing a variety of unique experiences.Research & Development assignments may encompass materials research, product and process innovations, and customer inspired solution development. The S&T Development Program is recruiting scientists and engineers with MS or PhD degrees in Chemistry, Material or Polymer Science, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering, and other related science and engineering majors. Candidates at all level (BS, MS and PhD) are strongly encouraged to apply to our internship program.
I joined OC this June as part of the S&T Development Program, and I am very glad that I have started my career here. I will be on CWRU campus on 11/7 joining the Women in Chemistry luncheon hosted by Prof. Anna Samia, and sharing my experience with OC. Please RSVP through Prof. Samia if you are interested in attending. The rest of my recruiting team will be joining me on the evening of 11/7 for an Information Session in Sears 341A from 6:00-7:30 pm, and we will be conducting on-campus interviews on 11/8. You can RSVP for our Information Session through CWRULink-Events-Information Sessions. I will be collecting resumes now until my visit. For resume submission and questions about the programs, please email me at
The detailed job descriptions for the positions can be found through below links:
Shu Situ-Loewenstein
Advanced Scientist
Owens Corning

AIST Steel Scholarship

The Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) is now accepting an application for Steel Scholarship Program. The scholarship is open to university freshmen, sophomore, and junior students. AIST scholarships are awarded on an annual basis to talented and dedicated students to encourage them to pursue careers within iron and steel-related industries. Up to US$6,000 is offered for graduate students in the honor of people in the steel industry who have made a significant contribution or achievement to steel technology.

The Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) is a non-profit organization with 18,000 members from more than 70 countries. The mission of AIST is to advance the technical development, production, processing and application of iron and steel.


  • Students in the following engineering/engineering technology majors may apply: metallurgy, materials science, electrical, mechanical, chemical, industrial, and environmental, computer science.
  • Applications will be accepted from university freshmen, sophomore, and junior applicants.
  • Applicant must be enrolled full-time in a four-year undergraduate program at an accredited North American university.
  • Applicant should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Application, essay and recommendation letters should express a strong interest in the iron and steel industry.

How to Apply:

The following documents must be submitted:

  • A current resume with work experience and any extracurricular activities, noting any leadership positions.
  • An essay, not to exceed two pages in length, citing professional goals, explaining why the student is interested in a career in the steel industry, and discussing how your skills could be applied to enhance the industry.
  • Letters of recommendation from a professor or academic advisor familiar with your work and interest in the steel industry (minimum of two) and from an employer (optional, but recommended if the student has relevant industry work experience). Endorsement letters should be made to the attention of the AIST Foundation Scholarship Committee. Letters must be submitted directly to
  • A current academic transcript or other official documentation of academic standing and performance. Official transcripts are not required.

Financial Aid and Award Amount:

Up to US$6,000 is offered for graduate students.

Application Deadline:

Completed applications, including all required documents, should be submitted electronically by October 31, 2016.

Link for More Information:

Contact information

Questions about the scholarships and/or application process should be directed to Lori Wharrey at +1.724.814.3044.

STEM Teaching Fellowship Opportunity!

Dear Colleague:

You may have heard that the Woodrow Wilson Foundation is currently recruiting candidates to theWoodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship. Your referrals are extremely helpfulmany of the program’s most successful Fellows have found us through recommendations from trusted sources like you.

The WW Teaching Fellowship is now accepting applications for this year’s first deadline, October 23. Please consider sharing this email with individuals who you think would be strong candidates. This prestigious fellowship provides top applicants with unparalleled opportunities: a generous stipend ($30,000); admission into a competitive master’s degree program; extensive preparation; ongoing mentoring; teacher certification; and more.

Representatives of the WW Teaching Fellowship attend more than 100 on-campus recruiting events nationwide. For more information about campus visits, please reach out to Neema Ndiba, our Admissions Counselor. We also host a series of admission webinars. Our next webinar, to be held on Wednesday, October 19, at 6 PM EST, will provide an overview of the program and the selection process. Those interested in attending the webinar can contact Danielle DiFiore, our Program Assistant for Online Recruitment, for the login information.

Thanks for giving this opportunity some thought. We look forward to hearing from any candidates you can refer to us. For more information, please visit

University of Cincinnati, Cancer & Cell Biology Graduate Program

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UToledo Open House

Save the date for:
Graduate Programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry
Saturday, November 5, 2016
The Open House includes:
• Overview of master’s and doctoral programs
• Tours of our outstanding research facilities and the beautiful UT Main Campus
• Opportunities for undergraduate researchers to acquire data on state-of-the-art instrumentation
• Meetings with faculty, staff and graduate students
• Poster session showcasing recent research results
• Complimentary pizza and soft drinks
Contact Charlene Hansen at or 419-530-7902
to ensure you get up-to-date information.

Tenure Track Faculty Search at Georgia Institute of Technology

Tenure Track Faculty Position

Georgia Institute of Technology

School of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Atlanta, GA 30332-0400

 THE GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, SCHOOL OF CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position in the development of any aspect of chemistry or biochemistry related to feedstocks from renewable and sustainable sources. Research areas of interest include, but are not limited to, functional biomaterials, catalysis, energy harvesting and storage, efficient syntheses and processes, and plant bioengineering and synthetic biology. Opportunities for significant interaction with and support from the Renewable Bioproducts Institute at Georgia Tech ( will be available. Candidates with interdisciplinary research programs may be considered for joint appointments with other campus units.

Exceptional candidates at all levels are encouraged to apply. Assistant Professor candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, description of research plans, description of teaching interests and philosophy, and arrange for the submission of three letters of recommendation. Candidates at advanced levels should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references. All materials and requests for information should be submitted electronically, as per the instructions found at:

 The application deadline is November 15, 2016, with application review continuing until the position is filled. Georgia Tech is an equal education/employment opportunity institution.

Analytical Chemistry Faculty Opening at Kent State University

Kent State University is ranked as one of the top 90 public universities in the nation, has a strong research mission, and is dedicated to student and faculty success.  We are consistently rated by the Chronicle of Higher Education as a “Great College to Work For” and Kent State is fondly regarded by students, faculty, staff, and alumni as home.  Nestled in the Cuyahoga River Valley in beautiful NE Ohio, Kent State is less than 50 miles from Cleveland, 20 miles from Akron, and 10 miles from Cuyahoga National Park.

We encourage application from qualified analytical chemists to fill a tenured or tenure-track position in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.  The successful candidate will hold a PhD in Chemistry, or related field, and demonstrate a strong record of research, and success and commitment to work with diverse populations.  He or she will be expected to establish highly productive and extramural funded research programs, engage in collaborative research, direct theses and dissertations, and exhibit a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching.

To apply for this position please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a summary of plans for future research, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, and unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts to (Job #999538). Applicants for tenured position should provide contact information for three referees. Applicants for tenure-track position should arrange for direct submission of three letters of recommendation to or by mail to:

Chair, Analytical Faculty Search Committee

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Kent State University

PO Box 5190

Kent, OH 44242-0001


Kent State University is an AA/EOO employer.