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.

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

Avascent Recruiting Fair 2017
About Us: Avascent is the leading strategy and management consulting firm serving commercial clients in aerospace, defense, and high technology industries. I love how the company’s culture and size (just over 130 employees) have allowed me to take on a great deal of responsibility from day one, giving me an opportunity to develop professional skills, assume team leadership roles, and interact directly with clients.

Recruiting Details: Avascent is considering current Juniors for Summer Analyst internships and graduating seniors for full-time, post-graduation opportunities beginning in Summer 2018. We are looking for exceptionally talented and self-motivated individuals that can think big picture corporate strategy as well as granular tech specs. Interest in our areas of business and in consulting is essential, although various areas of study are welcome - we are just as interested in hiring liberal arts and engineering majors as we are in hiring business majors. We will be on campus for the Engineering Career Fair onWednesday, September 13th, and we will also be hosting an Information Session that evening at5pm in Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditoriumwith current employees.

How to Apply: Interested students should submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript and writing sample online via PennLink no later thanSeptember 27. We will be conducting on-campus Interviews onMonday, October 16for full-time Analyst positions. Those interested in applying to a Summer Analyst position should submit their application materials via Avascent's website. Link to the job posting can be foundhere. In the meantime, feel free to contact Wanda Lipps (wlipps@avascent.com) or Janie Yurechko (jyurechko@avascent.com)with any further questions.

DSM Biomedical in Search of an Analytical Chemist
Experience with thermal and mechanical testing of polymers, specifically polyurethanes preferred. Please contact jesse.giunta@dsm.com for more details.
DSM Biomedical

Research Experiences for Undergraduates at UC Irvine
Cultivating the IoT-Enabled Smart Community (IoT-SITY)
June 25 - August 18, 2017
Application Deadline: Monday, May 1st at 11:59 PM PST

PROGRAM BENEFITS
· 8-weeks of research experience
· Hands-on research guided by faculty
· mentors and graduate students
· Guest speakers, lab tours, and field trips
· $4,000 stipend plus room and board
· Travel allowance (up to $600)

INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) RESEARCH DOMAINS
· Computer Architecture and Design
· Cyber-physical Systems
· Embedded Systems
· Human Computer Interaction
· Transportation Systems
· Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
· Hydrologic System Modeling
· Multimedia Computing Networks and Distributed Systems
· Intelligent Structure

To learn more and apply, visitwww.sites.uci.edu/iotsity

Fulbright Grants
As the University of Pennsylvania’s official endorser of Fulbright U.S. Student Program applicants, the Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CURF) works with juniors and seniors, graduate students, and alumni interested in applying for Fulbright Study/Research Grants, English Teaching Assistantships (ETAs), and the Fulbright-Nat Geo Digital Storytelling Fellowship. The University of Pennsylvania is a “top producer” of Fulbright U.S Student Program grantees, and graduate students are strongly represented amongst Penn’s Fulbrighters each year. We would greatly appreciate your assistance with making students aware of the incredible opportunities offered through the Fulbright program, as well as the support services available here at CURF! Prospective applicants are encouraged join us at these upcoming Fulbright Week events: