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Ceramic Engineer position in Albuquerque

Hi My name is Jeff Jacquin and I am a ceramic engineer up in Albuquerque NM. I have a job opening for a ceramic process engineer either firing or pressing process. I attached both job descriptions because we are kind of using both to attract more candidates but I only have 1 opening. Can you…
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1st Western States Chemical Engineering Heads/Chairs meeting successful

CHME Department Head Dr. David Rockstraw initiated and organized with the help of Dr. Abhaya Datye (UNM) the first Western States Chemical Engineering Department Heads meeting.  The event was promoted and supported by the AICHE Fellows Council (on which Rockstraw serves).  Ten department heads representing Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming descended…
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Graduate Assistant, Aggie Capstone Graduation Challenge (1 opening) CLOSES 6/8/18

This position will assist Associate Director for the Center for Academic Advising and Student Support in Aggie Capstone Graduation Challenge outreach including recruitment, meeting with possible applicants, review of student records, data analysis, and individual student meetings. Assist with website maintenance and marketing material. Student must meet all qualifications to hold a graduate assistantship. 20…
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Sustainability Program Coop Position

Job ID: 57341 Job Title: Sustainability Program CO-OP NMSU Cooperative Education Program Intern Position Announcement: SUSTAINABILITY INTERN Preferred major: Sustainable Development, Environmental Science, Civil Engineering, Geography Preferred status: upperclassman or masters student Preferred: 3.0 Summary of the functions to be performed by the student employee (must be related to their academic major): Assist with operational…
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Chemistry Tutor Needed

Hi Dr. Rockstraw, My name is Monica Cobos and I am the Program Coordinator for the STEM-H Student Support Services on campus. We are currently in need of a student who can tutor different chemistry classes (preferably organic chemistry), math and engineering subjects for the summer semester. The students must be Juniors, Seniors or Graduate Students. I am asking…
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Abbasian funded by WRRI

A project proposed to WRRI by CHME Researcher Zahra Abbasian has been funded.  The project is entitled “Recyclable monolithic aerogels as efficient adsorbents for chromium VI removal from rural ground‐water resources,” and involves the Cooperative Agreement between US Dept of Reclamation and NMSU, Center for the Development and Use of Alternative Water Supplies. The total…
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MIT ACCESS Program 2018

Dear Faculty & Administrators, We are writing to ask for your help in spreading the word about an exciting program hosted by the Departments of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering at MIT. The MIT ACCESS Program is a weekend-long symposium aimed to expose underrepresented minority students to the benefits of a graduate…
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NMSBrew visit Institute of Technology Carlow

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Lab coats in JH 289 available to CHME researchers

You probably have noticed the lab coats found on a rack near the entrance of JH 289.  These are provided to support CHME researchers, funded by the overhead returned to CHME based on the research expenditures of the faculty.  Feel free to use them!  There are four types of lab coats: standard lab coat (white) barrier lab…
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Laboratory Characterization of local craft brews and comparison of results based on style and other characteristics

Description: A comparison of local craft brews based on Anton Paar methods of analysis. Completion Objectives: In this project, the researcher will (1) complete required safety training; (2) learn operation of the Anton Paar PBA-B Generation M Packaged Beverage Analyzer; (3) collect and analyze samples of beer obtained from local craft brewers (5-6 samples each…
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