Oregon State School of MIME E-Bulletin

Weekly Newsletter for the School of Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
at Oregon State University

October 19, 2015


This Week's Features

Winter Term Pro-School Applications -- Deadline and Help Sessions

Pre-engineering students interested in applying for winter term pro-school should note that applications are due Oct. 31. The application can be found online. Students who have questions or need assistance with applications can attend two College of Engineering workshops this week: today (Mon., Oct. 19) at 4pm in LINC 307 and tomorrow (Tues., Oct. 20) at 5:30 pm in Kearny 112. During the workshops, COE will show you the short application and answer any questions that you may have.

 

Problem Solving in the Real World

Mechanical engineering alumnus Jason Culp, P.E., will speak this week about problem solving as an engineer in a lecture presented by ASME, IIE, and SME.  Jason has more than 15 years’ experience as a mechanical design engineer and engineering manager. He is currently at A-Dec serving as the engineering design manager, leading a team that develops custom dental furniture. He started his career at Gunderson, Inc. as a railcar designer, later moving to ESCO Corporation, serving as a design engineer, lead engineer, product manager and engineering manager. The ASME general meeting will follow.
Problem-Solving  |  DATE: Tues., Oct. 20  |  TIME: 6 pm  |  PLACE: Rogers 230


Mark Your Calendar

All Your Design Engineering Lab Questions – Answered!

Join the Design Faculty (Matt Campbell, Bryony DuPont, Chris Hoyle, Bob Paasch, Rob Stone, and Irem Tumer)for a lively discussion of expectations for graduate students. Questions include, but aren’t limited to: How do you start research? Ÿ What's in a research paper? How do conferences work? How does publishing work? What are the differences between MS and PhD? Unique expectations for Design students? Refreshments are provided.
MIME Design Seminar  |  DATE: Fri., Oct. 23  |  TIME: 2 pm  |  PLACE: Rogers 226

 

Hear about Boeing Internship Program

Boeing representatives will be on campus Tuesday evening to outline the benefits of their engineering internship program, and to answer your questions.
Boeing Internship Program  |  DATE: Tues., Oct. 20  |  TIME: 4 pm  |  PLACE: Dearborn 118

 

Register for Summer Research Experience Session

The COE will have a workshop for those interested in "Research Experience for Undergraduates" -- a broad and diverse research program sponsored by the National Science Foundation at university locations across the country. An REU is a valuable addition to your undergraduate education! The session will cover information on how to seek out opportunities, be a more competitive applicant, as well as other tools useful in the application process. Registration is required.
Learn about REUs  |  DATE: Tues., Nov. 10  | 7 pm  |  PLACE: Kearney 305

If you want to include your event, please email the MIME E-Bulletin box with the details. Requests must be received by noon on Friday for inclusion in the following Monday's e-bulletin.

Disclaimer: This is a partial listing of upcoming School and College-related events – it is NOT a comprehensive listing of everything that is happening on campus.


Announcements

ChickTech is Looking for Volunteers for Corvallis Event

ChickTech is a non-profit organization addressing the gender gap in STEM careers. At the Corvallis chapter, the group focuses on high-school girls who would not otherwise have opportunities to experience technology and don't know about those career opportunities. The next event is Nov 14-15 2015. A 100 high school girls are going to participate to two-day workshops on 3D printing, robotics, programming video games, soft circuits etc. Would you like to share your passion for engineering with high school girls? Volunteer for a fun event that really impacts lives! If you would like to volunteer, please fill out the online form.

Info Session about Summer Internships at Nalco

Nalco has three internship opportunities within their Water and Process Services Group. The interns will learn how to support major commercial & industrial customers.  This opportunity offers challenging assignments on defined projects, while working with account representatives. This position will be from June 13 – September 23, 2016 with possible Co-op extensions available. 
Nalco Info Session  |  DATE: Thurs., Oct. 22  |  TIME: 6 pm  |  PLACE: Kearney 112



Job and Internship Opportunities

FEATURED:

ANR Group Inc., a recruiting company based in Richland, Wash., will to attend the Oregon State University Engineering Career Fair, this Thursday, October 22 at  the CH2M Hill Alumni Center recruiting for paid internship positions. ANR Group has contracts with CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company (CHPRC), the Department of Energy - Richland Operations Office (DOE), Lockheed Martin, Mission Support Alliance (MSA), Washington Closure Hanford (WCH), and Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS) to recruit students for their summer intern programs on the Department of Energy site (Hanford site) in Richland, WA. Please visit their internship website, www.anrinterns.com, for information.


These MIME-related job opportunities are a selection of what is available at the OSU Beaver Careers postings.  Opportunities are listed in order of closing date:

 

  • International Paper seeks a REACH Engineer Location: nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 6955
  • Eaton Corporation seeks a Field Service Engineer, Electrical Services and Systems Early Talent Program Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/23/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7548
  • Eaton Corporation seeks a Power Systems Automation Engineer, Early Talent Program Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/23/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7547
  • PepsiCo seeks a Frito-Lay Supply Chain Operations Future Leader Intern Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/25/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7572
  • PepsiCo seeks a Frito-Lay Supply Chain Operations Associate Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/25/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7570
  • Nalco Company seeks a Summer Intern Location: Northwest and Southwest Job ad expires on: 10/26/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8507
  • Eaton Corporation seeks an Eaton Internship Program - Power Systems Automation Engineer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/26/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8059
  • Eaton Corporation seeks an Eaton Internship Program - Field Service Engineer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/26/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8058
  • Contech Engineered Solutions LLC seeks a Technical Sales Engineer Associate Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/28/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7940
  • Cree, Inc. seeks a New Grad Process Engineer Location: Durham, NC Job ad expires on: 10/30/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7707
  • ConAgra Foods seeks an Associate Process Engineer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/30/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7697
  • ConAgra Foods seeks an Associate Process Engineer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 10/30/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7696
  • Amorphyx seeks an Engineering Technician Location: Corvallis Job ad expires on: 10/30/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7160
  • Mainstream Engineering seeks a Thermal Fluids Research Engineer - Mechanical Engineer Location: Rockledge, FL Job ad expires on: 11/16/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8035
  • Mainstream Engineering seeks a Engine Designer - Mechanical Engineer Location: Rockledge, FL Job ad expires on: 11/16/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8034
  • Mainstream Engineering seeks a Product Development Engineer - Mechanical Engineer Location: Rockledge, FL Job ad expires on: 11/16/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8033
  • Syngenta seeks a Production & Supply Development Program Associate Location: Multiple Locations Job ad expires on: 11/17/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8061
  • Mu Sigma Inc seeks a Junior Associate Location: United States Job ad expires on: 11/19/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8086
  • Mu Sigma Inc seeks a Junior Associate Location: United States Job ad expires on: 11/19/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8085
  • Jurassic Quest seeks a Jurassic Quest Employee Location: Traveling Road Show Job ad expires on: 11/19/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 6277
  • Anjaneyap Global Inc seeks an Entry Level Business Analyst and Quality Analyst Location: Milpitas, California Job ad expires on: 11/20/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8089
  • Silicon Valley Bank seeks a 2016 Associate Development Program Location: Palo Alto Job ad expires on: 11/20/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7293
  • BNSF Railway seeks a Technology Services (Unmanned Arial Systems) Intern 2016 Location: Fort Worth, TX Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8150
  • BNSF Railway seeks a Technology Services Management Trainee 2016 (Fort Worth or Topeka, KS) Location: Fort Worth, Texas Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8148
  • BNSF Railway seeks an Engineering Intern 2016 Location: Systemwide, US Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8147
  • BNSF Railway seeks an Engineering Management Trainee 2016 Location: Systemwide, US Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8146
  • BNSF Railway seeks a Mechanical (Engineering) Intern 2016 Location: Systemwide, US Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8144
  • BNSF Railway seeks a Mechanical (Engineering) Management Trainee 2016 Location: Systemwide, US Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8143
  • BNSF Railway seeks a Transportation Management Trainee 2016 Location: Systemwide, Texas United States Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8140
  • Teach Kentucky seeks a Full Time Teacher - No Certificate Required Location: Louisville, KY Job ad expires on: 11/22/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8107
  • Sweed Machinery seeks a Mechanical Engineer Location: GOLD HILL, OREGON Job ad expires on: 11/23/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8178
  • Moda Health seeks a Phamacy Tech (CPhT) - Packing Location: Eugene, OR / Tigard, OR Job ad expires on: 11/27/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8243
  • Moda Health seeks a Pharmacy Tech (CPhT) - Daily Processor Location: Eugene, OR / Tigard, OR Job ad expires on: 11/27/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8242
  • KW Associates LLC seeks an R&D Engineering Internship Location: Corvallis, OR Job ad expires on: 11/27/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8233
  • KW Associates LLC seeks an Industrial Engineer / Product Development Engineer Location: Corvallis, OR Job ad expires on: 11/27/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8231
  • Barry-Wehmiller Design Group seeks a Project Engineer Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 11/27/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8228
  • Balfour Beatty Construction seeks a Project Engineer Location: Boardman, Oregon Job ad expires on: 11/27/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7721
  • Dassault Systemes seeks an Education Material Internship Location: Seattle Wa Job ad expires on: 11/27/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7036
  • FamilyCare, Inc. seeks a Business Process Engineer Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 11/29/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8350
  • Precision Castparts Corp. seeks an Energy Manager Location: various location in United States Job ad expires on: 12/1/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8380
  • Columbia Cascade Company seeks a Design Engineer Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 12/1/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8376
  • Mu Sigma Inc seeks a Junior Associate Location: United States Job ad expires on: 12/4/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8406
  • Precision Castparts Corp. seeks a Management Development Program Location: various location in United States Job ad expires on: 12/6/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8478
  • Washington State Department of Natural Resources seeks a Littlerock and Delphi Unit Engineer - NRE2 Location: Tumwater, WA Job ad expires on: 12/8/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8489
  • Trillium Technical seeks a Mechanical Engineer in the automotive industry in southeastern Michigan Location: Rochester Hills, Michigan Job ad expires on: 12/10/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 5884
  • Daimler Trucks North America seeks a Driver Assistance Systems Engineer III (L6) Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 12/11/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8519
  • Micron Technology, Inc. seeks a Mechanical Engineering — Internship Location: Boise, Idaho Job ad expires on: 12/11/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8518
  • Micron Technology, Inc. seeks an Industrial Engineering — Internship Location: Boise, Idaho Job ad expires on: 12/11/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8517
  • Micron Technology, Inc. seeks a Materials Science, Physics, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering — Internship Location: Boise, Idaho Job ad expires on: 12/11/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8515
  • Zones, Inc. seeks an Account Executive Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 12/11/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8512
  • Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. seeks a Manufacturing Management Trainee Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 12/18/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 8001
  • Near Space Corporation seeks an Aerospace Engineer / Flight Test Engineer - UAS Location: Tillamook, Oregon Job ad expires on: 12/21/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 6887
  • Near Space Corporation seeks an Electrical Engineer - UAS Location: Tillamook, Oregon Job ad expires on: 12/21/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 6886
  • Decagon Devices Inc. seeks a 2016 Summer Intern Location: Pullman, Wa Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7852
  • Mu Sigma Inc seeks an Associate / Engagement Manager Location: United States Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7841
  • Texas Instruments seeks a Technology & Manufacturing Rotation Program - Packaging Engineer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7594
  • Texas Instruments seeks a Facilities Engineer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7592
  • Texas Instruments seeks a Manufacturing Supervisor Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7586
  • Texas Instruments seeks a Technology & Manufacturing Rotation Program - Manufacturing Engineer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7585
  • SYSTEMA USA Corporation seeks an Equipment Integration (EI) Software Engineer Location: Bend, OR Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7526
  • SYSTEMA USA Corporation seeks a Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Software Engineer Location: Bend, OR Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 7525
  • 3D InFusion seeks an Eng. Tech. 1 Location: Portland, Oregon Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 6668
  • 3D InFusion seeks an Eng. Tech. 1 Location: Portland, Oregon Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 6667
  • Rubicon International seeks a Deployment Internship Location: Portland, Oregon Job ad expires on: 12/31/2015 Beaver Careers ID: 3990


Faculty and Post-Doc Positions 

  • The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University is pleased to announce there will be a significant growth of faculty over the next several years. In 2015/16, the Department will fill six tenure-track positions in ME. The areas of interest include, but are not exclusive to: advanced manufacturing and materials processing, energy systems, computational fluid dynamics, intelligent systems and sensors, autonomous systems, and other emerging areas. Review of applications is ongoing.
  • NEW -- The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering at Iowa State University is inviting applications for three positions: C.G. (Turk) and Joyce A. Therkildsen Department Chair; Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the area of manufacturing; and part- to full-time lecturer to teach IE undergraduate courses and HCI graduate courses. All three ads are online here.
  • The Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering and Technology Department at the Oregon Institute of Technology invites applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track position in Seattle, Wash. The position is open until filled.
  • The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty positions in the area of Structural Dynamics and in the area of Physical and Mechanical Metallurgy  The positions are open until filled.
  • The Mechanical Engineering Department at Western New England University has two open tenure track faculty positions one in Mechatronics and another in Solid Mechanics. Apply by Oct. 21.
  • The Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering (MME) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has openings for up to 4 new faculty at the assistant professor level. Two research areas of emphasis are biomedical, with opportunities to build collaborations and partnerships with the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and manufacturing science and engineering. In addition to these, priority areas for research include energy, micro/nanoengineering, and research related to U.S. national security. Review of applications by Oct. 26.
  • NEW -- The Industrial Engineering Department at Lamar University has two openings for tenure track faculty. The early deadline is Oct. 31.
  • The Mechanical Engineering Department at The University of Texas at El Paso seeks applicants for two faculty positions -- one in the broad areas of manufacturing and energy, and the other in aerospace engineering. Apply by Nov. 1.
  • The Operations & Industrial Engineering (OIE) program at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty opening at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year. Apply by Nov. 1.
  • The Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign invites applications for at least three full-time faculty positions at all ranks in the broad areas of operations research, data analytics or computing, large scale systems engineering and design, and cognitive engineering/human factors (especially with emphasis in healthcare and aging populations). Review of applications begins Nov. 1.
  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Kansas is seeking nominations and applications for one tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the area of additive manufacturing. Apply by Nov. 9.
  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Kansas is seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Preference will be in the broad area of water utilization. Apply by Nov. 9.
  • The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University at Buffalo - SUNY is seeking candidates for multiple tenure-track faculty positions in thermal/fluid sciences and advanced manufacturing. Apply by Nov. 15.
  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maine invites applications for the position of Chair of the department and Richard C. Hill Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Apply by Nov. 15.
  • The Colorado Mesa University (CMU) Applied Mechanical Engineering (AME) Program and the CMU Mechanical Engineering (ME) Partnership Program with the University of Colorado-Boulder seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Apply by Nov. 20.
  • The Johns Hopkins University’s Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks applicants for tenure-track faculty positions across all areas of Mechanical Engineering. Particular emphasis is at the junior level and in the areas of Energy and the Environment; Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer; Mechanics and Materials; Micro/Nanoscale Science and Engineering; Mechanical Engineering in Biology and Medicine; Robotics; Systems, Modeling, and Control. Review of applications beings Dec. 2015.
  • The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Utah invites applications for five tenure track positions at the assistant or associate rank. Candidates with exceptional background and experience may be considered at a higher rank. Candidates with interest and expertise in the areas of i) solid mechanics -- 2 positions, ii) design and/or manufacturing, iii) thermal sciences, fluid mechanics, or energy systems, and iv) robotics should apply by Dec. 1.
  • Southern Methodist University, Department of Mechanical Engineering invites applications for a fulltime tenuretrack faculty position at the rank of assistant professor (Position No. 52680) in the area of Dynamic Systems & Control. Apply by Dec. 15.
  • Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME) in the School of Engineering (SOE) at the University of Connecticut. Apply by Dec. 15.
  • The Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) Robotics Engineering Program invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at all levels for fall 2016. Apply by Dec. 15.
  • The Raymond B. Jones College of Engineering at Lipscomb University invites applications from qualified candidates for three full-time, tenure-track faculty positions – one each in the departments of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. Apply by Dec. 15.
  • The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering at the University of Michigan-Dearborn invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor positions, one in Systems Engineering and Design, and the other in Advanced Manufacturing. Priority deadline is Dec. 31.
  • NEW -- The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISYE) at Northern Illinois University has openings for two tenure-track full-time faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level in Industrial and Systems Engineering. For additional information about the position contact the search committee chair by writing to pdamodaran@niu.edu or calling (815) 753-5660. Apply by Jan. 4, 2016.
  • The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has two open faculty positions in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. One position is in Mechatronics; the other is in Dynamics and Instrumentation. Apply by Jan. 15, 2016.

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