Career Advice for YPs and Students

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.

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: 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.

It's Okay to Ask for Help

. by Elizabeth Pavone

Asking for help has benefits beyond simply accomplishing the task at hand. Learning to accept help and delegate are important for success in work and life.

Globalize Your Career

. by Owen Jappen

Globalization has become unavoidable for businesses, organizations, and even individuals who must now extend their reach internationally to be successful.

Choose the Right PhD Program

. by Emily Petruzzelli

Applying to doctoral programs can seem like a daunting task. But doing your research and staying organized can help you earn an acceptance letter from a quality school.

Successfully Navigating in a New Career

. by ChEnected Guest

Achieving success in your new job may require some skills that you did not learn in college. Take advantage of some advice here that's based on one chemical engineer's experiences as the new employee.

A New Norm for the PhD Workforce?

. by ChEnected Guest

Increasing number of young professionals pursuing PhDs far outstrips the number of tenure-track faculty positions available, making an academic career the exception today rather than the rule.

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