Finding jobs in 2021: CAPD’s guide to the current state of recruiting

After the last eighteen months, it comes as no surprise that the recruiting landscape has seen a major shift to virtual recruiting  and an emphasis on improving company culture and inclusivity. However, there’s plenty about fall 2021’s recruiting cycle …

By Lydia Huth
Lydia Huth Communications Specialist
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2022 Hyundai Vision Conference (HVC) in Korea

This summer, to share our vision as the “Global Mobility Service Provider”, Hyundai Motor Company is planning to execute 2022 Hyundai Vision Conference(HVC) in Korea for Ph.D students in global universities (airfare/ hotel accommodation provided).

1. Date/Venue

Date : Wednesday Aug …

By Alexis Boyer
Alexis Boyer Assistant Director of Graduate Student Career Services
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On the road to cleaner, greener, and faster driving

By Adam Zewe | MIT News Office | May 17, 2022

Researchers use artificial intelligence to help autonomous vehicles avoid idling at red lights.

No one likes sitting at a red light. But signalized intersections aren’t just a minor nuisance for drivers; …

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Trailblazers in Engineering

Trailblazers in Engineering are workshops to prepare future trailblazing faculty in engineering with a focus on preparing outstanding scholars who are also committed to increasing the success of underrepresented communities of engineers. Trailblazers in Engineering Fellows are selected not only …

By Tianna Ransom
Tianna Ransom Assistant Director, Career Exploration
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Max Kampelman Paid Fellowships

The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe seeks candidates for its Max Kampelman Fellowship. The program is open to students and recent graduates with previous internship experience. Fellows work in political and military affairs, economic and environmental matters, or …

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Call for Papers: Bobby R. Inman Award for Student Scholarship

The Inman Award competition is designed to recognize outstanding research and writing by students on topics related to intelligence and national security. There is no prescribed topic, format, or length for papers submitted. The Inman Award and a $5,000 prize …

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MIT Graduate Fellowships in Design

The MIT Morningside Academy for Design seeks graduate student candidates for the inaugural cohort of Design Fellows. Currently enrolled graduate students are invited to apply for 9 months of fellowship stipend as well as full tuition and health insurance beginning …

By Alexis Boyer
Alexis Boyer Assistant Director of Graduate Student Career Services
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Postdoc Story: Máté Bezdek

Department, Lab or Center: Department of Chemistry, Laboratory of Prof. Tim Swager

Number of years at MIT: 2

What is the focus of your research?

I work on making molecules and materials that have applications as sensors for environmental health …

By Ashley Ann Thomas
Ashley Ann Thomas Social Media Marketing Manager
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No one-size-fits-all approach for mentorship

Daniel Korsun | Office of Graduate Education | May 3, 2022

Committed to Caring honoree Jeff Grossman strives to provide each of his students with personalized advising.

Although some of his research focuses on nanomaterials, MIT Professor Jeff Grossman makes sure that his …

By Simona Rosu
Simona Rosu Senior Assistant Director, Postdoctoral Career and Professional Development
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The MIT Grad Blog

About the Grad Blog

We, the Graduate Students of MIT, welcome you to our Blog. This is where we tell our stories. We pledge to be unadulterated and unabashed in this pursuit.

This Blog is our playground, our stage, our …

By Amanda Cornwall
Amanda Cornwall Associate Director, Graduate Student Professional Development
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Special Leadership Opportunity: gwaMIT Executive Board

Become a member of the gwaMIT Executive Board!

gwaMIT (graduate womxn at MIT) is a student organization to enhance the professional development, individual growth, and empowerment of all graduate womxn at MIT, while strengthening connections between existing groups. 

Want to …

By Amanda Cornwall
Amanda Cornwall Associate Director, Graduate Student Professional Development
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