Month: September 2021

AASHE Global Conference Sponsorships Available from Michigan Tech


The Tech Forward Initiative on Sustainability and Resilience is offering sponsorships to a limited number of students, faculty and staff for this year’s Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education. The conference is 100% virtual, and will be held Oct. 12-14.

Registration includes access to all virtual sessions, including the ability to access all content on demand until Dec. 31. You will also be able to participate in networking sessions, visit the virtual exhibit hall, chat with your peers during the sessions and more.

Please fill out this brief form by Oct. 1 if you are interested in attending. You will receive a confirmation by Oct. 4 at the latest. Send your questions to sustainability@mtu.edu.

By Tech Forward Initiative on Sustainability and Resilience.


AFM Job Opportunities

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Applications Scientist – South Korea 
Applications Scientist – China 
Customer Support/Field Service – Americas 
Installation & Service Engineer – Germany 
Tech Support & Service Engineer – USA 
Test Engineer – Temporary Appointment – USA  
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Manufacturing Engineer – USA 
Production Engineer – USA 
Logistics Manager – USA
Marketing Communications Coordinator – USA 
Electrical Engineer – USA 
Finance Director – USA  
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Tenure-Track Faculty Position Opening at Yale University

The Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level with the anticipated start date of July 2022. CEE wishes to recruit an individual holding (or soon to hold) a PhD in chemical engineering or a related discipline and having research expertise in the broad field of chemical engineering with a focus on design, synthesis, characterization, and/or assembly of materials with emphasis on transformative energy alternatives, quantum materials, and/or data science. This area ties traditional strengths of the chemical engineering field in advanced materials synthesis, processing and integration into industrial scale processes, and reflects Yale University’s science and engineering strategic initiatives. Candidates will be sought who can establish strong collaborative efforts within the Department as well as with the Yale Energy Sciences Institute.

Applications should include a cover letter, CV, three representative publications, a description of research and teaching interests, and the names and email addresses of three references to http://apply.interfolio.com/94442. Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and under-represented minorities.


Accountability, Climate, Equity, and Scholarship (ACES) Fellows Program at Texas A&M

Faculty position opportunity open to interested applicants who have earned their Ph.D. after Jan 1, 2018 (or will be doing so before July 1, 2022).

The Texas A&M Accountability, Climate, Equity, and Scholarship (ACES) Fellows Program is a faculty hiring program with the goal of fostering the development of early-career scholars committed to enhancing the diversity of the department, college, and university. The Program offers a two-year fellowship with an objective of transitioning to a tenure-track faculty position at the conclusion of the fellowship. The  ACES Fellows will receive:

  • A two-year fellowship that includes access to research labs, startup funds, and PhD students
  • A unique opportunity to obtain a tenure-track position after the fellowship period expires
  • Internal and external mentoring and professional coaching

All qualified applicants who have demonstrated a strong track record of promoting diversity are encouraged to apply. Applications are due Nov 1, 2021. I would appreciate it if you can pass this announcement to students and postdocs in your University.

The link for applying is https://apply.interfolio.com/91714 

More information can be found at https://diversity.tamu.edu/Home/Accountability,-Climate,-Equity,-and-Scholarship-F


Michigan Tech AAUW Fellowship Application Support

The Graduate School is offering writing support to assist graduate students in applying for American Association of University Women (AAUW) domestic and international fellowships.

Funding amounts vary from $6,000 to $30,000 and may be available for master’s, doctoral and postdoctoral studies. Applications are due Nov. 1 until Nov. 15. See the AAUW Fellowships & Grants web page for more details.

Questions? Contact Sarah Isaacson, GLAS program director, at sisaacso@mtu.edu

By the Graduate School.