Professional Development

Engineering Ethics

. by Sonja Bradfield

Engineers are obliged to conduct themselves in ethical ways that will protect and serve the general public. Hear in short videos more about various ethical topics concerning chemical engineering and related fields.

2021 AIChE Salary Survey

. by Nidhi Sharma

How much does a chemical engineer make? Find out, along with much more detailed salary breakdowns for chemical engineers in this year’s salary survey.

June 2021 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson

This issue, brush up on process control basics, get tips on dust hazard analysis, and identify root causes of heat exchanger tube failure — and much more!

Lessons from the Plant Floor

. by Amanda Scalza

These simple but important lessons drawn from daily work life can simplify any chemical engineering career path you choose, traditional or otherwise.

December 2020 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

This month, tips for quick assessment of distillation columns, a look at teaching process control topics, advice on patenting your work, and more.

The Power of Positivity at Work

. by Idell Bryan

Need a boost at work? Try a new perspective. Not focusing on the negative and trying to keep the positive in view can go a long ways to improving life at work.

August 2020 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

This issue, take a look at reducing area electrical classification through upgraded ventilation, get the information you need for pressure-relief system design, get tips for managing ammonia in wastewater, and much more.    

July 2020 Featured Engage Discussions

. by Monica Mellinger

Have or need tips on using AI to solve technical problems? Looking for advice on how to search for a chemical engineering job in these unpredictable times? Find these conversations and more on AIChE's Engage.

Gen Z Join the Team

. by Joseph A. Hernandez

What do members of Gen Z look for in an employer, and what will help them thrive in their careers? Learn how to welcome them to the workplace.

So, Loving Those Video Calls Yet?

. by Douglas B. Clark

If you groaned at the thought of a meeting on Zoom, Skype, or a similar video call app, then read on because there's hope for a return to productivity and sanity with these tips for online meetings.

AIChE Responds to COVID-19

. by Gordon Ellis

Learn about the many ways we've adapted to continue providing the many services and resources you need to remain productive, whether you're an engineering professional, academic, or student. 

Roundup: Networking

. by Sonja Bradfield

Networking doesn't come naturally to everyone, but that doesn't mean you can't learn. Whether you're a natural or need some help, use this advice to build your career through networking. 

Deciphering the Coronavirus

. by Cynthia Mascone

Want to help? Even small efforts add up, such as when multitudes of gamers try their luck at protein folding solutions, or unused computing power joins the fight against COVID-19. Learn how you can help.

Roundup: Career Transitions

. by Idell Bryan

Many of us find ourselves in uncertain territory, furloughed, or even laid off. After you've taken a pause to collect yourself, take a look at these tips to help plan your next career move.

Smooth the Transition to the Home Office

. by Douglas B. Clark

After 20 years of working from home, I've noticed that faulty communication is often the culprit when something goes wrong. Reassess your communication strengths and weaknesses to make working from home easier.   

Roundup: Management

. by Sonja Bradfield

Hoping to step up to a management position? A management position can be very rewarding for a chemical engineer, but be prepared to develop new skills. These articles can get you started. 

March 2020 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

This issue, a special section dedicated to process intensification, plus articles on perfecting incident investigations, preventing corrosion, career tips, and much more.

Roundup: Internships

. by Emily Miksiewicz

Wondering how to get a chemical engineering internship? Want to know how to make the most of an internship? Answers to these questions and more.

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