Professional Development

October 2022 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson

Looking to make a career change? Check out how other chemical engineers have applied their skills by pursuing a law degree or an MBA. Also, get advice on hiring consultants, learn the latest industry news, and much more.

AIChE 2022 WISE Interns Abbey Kollar and Kevin Donnelly

Meet the 2022 WISE Interns

. by Heather Yuengling

This year’s AIChE WISE interns worked with Washington policymakers and researched energy and environmental issues, learning how chemical engineers can affect and contribute to public policy.

Network for your Job and Career

. by Robin Schlinger

The tools of networking have changed, but the importance and principles of building trusted contacts and support remain critical to chemical engineers throughout their careers.

January 2022 CEP Preview

. by Karen Simpson

This month, banish 11 problem-solving myths, get tips for properly selecting the right refrigeration system, learn to avoid common errors in hazard analysis and risk assessments (HARA), and much more.

Following My Own Advice

. by Loraine Kasprzak

Longtime columnist Loraine Kasprzak moves on to other career goals of her own, but she leaves us with some of her very best advice from over the years.

Search Underway for New AIChE Executive Director & CEO

. by AIChE Board of Directors

With the planned retirement of current Executive Director and CEO June Wispelwey in 2022, AIChE is canvasing for a new executive director and CEO. The search committee is composed of current AIChE Board members and past presidents of the Institute, and led by incoming AIChE President Christine Grant.

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.    

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