Contact

Professor David Pope
Professor and Undergraduate Chair
pope@seas.upenn.edu

Ms. Vicky Lee
Undergraduate Program Coordinator LRSM, Room 201
Phone: 215-898-8337
vickylt@seas.upenn.edu

Internship and Job Opportunities

Our graduating class of 2016 has gone on to work for the following companies: Management Consulting in Oliver Wyman, Sustainable Energy Futures, Safran Aerospace, Evercore, Boston Consult Group, Precision Corporation, Lightning Packs, Deloitte Consulting, PwC Strategy & Associate Consultan, Source One Management Services, Yodle and Holtec International.

For help finding internships and careers post-graduation, please visit Career Services.

We frequently share internships shared directly with the MSE Department on our LinkedIn page.

You can find a list of internship and job opportunities available to current undergraduates below:

UROP International 2018 Summer School
The application period has begun for next year's summer program, takingplace from May 14 – July 20, 2018. Student housing is available from May 1 – July 31, 2018. The program will conclude with a symposium on July 20, 2018. The application deadline is January 15, 2018. Admission offers and scholarship confirmations will be sent to students around the end of February.

For UROP International 2018, there are 55 research placements available and 30 scholarships.

Costs
The cost of enrollment is ca. 250€ per semester. Program participants will be enrolled as RWTH Aachen University students in order to benefit from a state-wide rail and bus ticket and numerous other student services. Otherwise the program is free of charge. Students will only need to cover their travel, insurance and living expenses (among others housing).

German Language Course
Students do not require any prior knowledge of German for the program. Students with prior German knowledge will be placed in classes accordingly. The language class starts during the first week of the program and takes place twice a week for the duration of the program.

Program Requirements
·Undergraduate status at the time of the application
·GPA of 3.2 or higher
·Student of a North American university
·Submission of letter of recommendation from supervisor at home university, resume, letter of motivation, academic transcript and document confirming current and future enrollment.

Application Procedure
1.Submit the following application documents: Application form, resume, letter of motivation, letter of recommendation and transcript of records.
The application automatically serves as an application for a scholarship as well.

UROP's website can be found atwww.urop-germany.defor information on the program.
For further questions, please contacturop@rwth-aachen.de.

Boeing Engineering Internships
View a list of Summer 2018 internship opportunities with Boeing here.

REU in Nanotechnology for Biology and Engineering
Students majoring in the STEM fields participate in research projects in the exciting and rapidly growing area of nanobiotechnology, a place where biology, medicine, and nanotech meet. Students receive hands-on graduate level laboratory research experience and guidance from faculty and graduate student mentors. http://inbt.jhu.edu/education/undergraduate/nanobio-reu/

Rosetta Commons REU
Interns in this geographically-distributed REU program have the opportunity to participate in research using Rosetta Commons software. The Rosetta Commons software suite includes algorithms for computational modeling and analysis of protein structures. It has enabled notable scientific advances in computational biology, including de novo protein design, enzyme design, ligand docking, and structure prediction of biological macromolecules and macromolecular complexes.

Students learn the inner details of the Rosetta C++ code and community coding environment. Students research in a molecular modeling and design laboratory, developing new algorithms and discovering new science.
https://www.rosettacommons.org/about/intern

NNIS Fellowship 2018-2019 Call for Applications
This fellowship provides financial support for exceptional students pursuing technical doctoral research relevant to the field of international safeguards. Participating universities foster partnerships between science/engineering programs and programs focused on nuclear nonproliferation and safeguards policy. Armed with both deep technical expertise and policy understanding, NNIS Fellows are primed to take on the exciting and challenging work of international nuclear safeguards.

This program description and all electronic application materials can be found on www.scuref.org.