Engineering, Technology & Physical Sciences

Welcome to the Engineering, Technology & Physical Sciences Community!

This community is a great starting place for those who are interested in solving tough real-world problems through hardware, software or science. Those who follow this community often seek multidisciplinary teams to research,  design, test, evaluate, improve efficiency or modify products and procedures. Commonly, members of this community are intellectually curious, detail oriented, data-driven and interested in working in hands-on environments. People in this community can work in any type of organization, from start-ups to large multinational corporations to various aspects of the government and research laboratories.

Typical job types include (but clearly are not limited to) research associate, engineer, analyst, data analyst, software developer, process improvement/quality assurance, ui/ux, scientist or consultant.

Resource Spotlight : Using Zintellect to find STEM internships and fellowships w/ U.S. Government Agencies

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) connects talented and diverse college students, recent graduates, postdocs, and faculty to STEM and STEM-support internship and fellowship programs administered for the U.S. Department of Energy and more than 25 other …

By Malakia Silcott
Malakia Silcott Assistant Director
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Diversity & Inclusion Programs for Students Interested in Health & Life Sciences

There are many specialized health and life sciences research programs available to underrepresented students who are pursuing majors related to health and life sciences.  These are just a few of the programs that offer training and mentorship opportunities designed for …

By Malakia Silcott
Malakia Silcott Assistant Director
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Internship Spotlight: Tellescope

Current Tufts student Cecelia Crumlish shared the following about being an Intern at Tellescope  

What did you do as an intern at this organization?
At Tellescope I worked as a Software Engineering Intern, I primarily worked as a front end …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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Case Interview Preparation Tips

Welcome to our preparation tips for case interviews!  Whether you are just curious about case interviews or have an interview coming up, these tips and resources will help you feel more prepared and confident.

What is a Case Interview?

A …

By Karen Dankers
Karen Dankers Associate Director, Director of Tufts Finance Initiative
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From Mentorship to My Favorite Work Perk: Lessons I’ve Learned as a Developing Professional

The following Blog Post with great advice was originally posted in Fairygodboss https://fairygodboss.com/articles/from-mentorship-to-my-favorite-work-perk-lessons-ive-learned-as-a-developing-professional by Tufts alumna Nina Pittas.  It is reprinted here with her permission.

Nina Pittas joined Pear Therapeutics as an intern in June 2021 after she graduated with …

By Nina Pittas
Nina Pittas Associate Product Manager
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Stay On TRACC! Customize Your On TRACC Email

What is the On TRACC email?

The ‘TRACC’ in On TRACC stands for “Tufts Recent Activity in Career Communities.” On TRACC is a weekly email customized to your career interests. You’ll stay up to date with opportunities, events, …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Assistant Director, Communications & Marketing / Career Advisor
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Ready, Set, Go- Understanding the Engineering/CS Recruitment Cycle (hint it starts now)

Ready, Set, Go — Understanding the Engineering/CS Recruitment Cycle (hint it starts now)

Welcome to Fall Semester 2022.  While Employers do recruit all year, there is a cycle to the college recruiting process.  You may as well understand this and …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services
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30+ Diversity & Career Discovery Programs for Finance, Consulting, Tech and More

Career Fellow David Zhao ’21 shares his story of how career discovery programs can help you explore top companies in …

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How did they get from here, to there? Career Fellows talk to Tufts alumni about their career journeys, how they …

Virtual Work Experiences

Virtual work experiences are a great way to set yourself apart, build your skills and your resume, and explore what …