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.

Teach English, Math, or Computer Science in Bangladesh

The Asian University for Women (AUW), is dedicated to the education, empowerment, and leadership development of highly talented women from across Asia and the Middle East. AUW serves underserved populations, such as garment workers, Rohingya refugees, tea plantation workers, Afghans …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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UX Careers 101: The Guide to User Experience Careers

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User Experience, also known as UX, is absolutely one of the fastest growing and possibly most exciting parts of the interactive industry. There are many facets to a career in the user experience, …

By Katie Sullivan
Katie Sullivan Assistant Director
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Top 10 Jobs for Biology Majors

Biology is the study of living things. Given the sheer number of living organisms on the planet, there are a lot of jobs for biology majors across a plethora of sectors. Some biology majors become researchers and run labs, while …

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Non-Profit Girlstart is seeking Summer 2024 After School Leaders (STEM CREW) – Apply Now!

Founded in 1997, Girlstart’s mission is to increase girls’ interest and engagement in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through innovative, nationally recognized informal STEM education programs. Girlstart’s year-round programs inspire girls to transform our world. These programs include after …

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations
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Finance Career Forum – Networking Opportunity

Are you interested in learning more about the field of finance?  Would you like to network with Tufts alumni working in finance?  Come to the Finance Career Forum!  All class years welcome.
By Karen Dankers
Karen Dankers Associate Director, Director of Tufts Finance Initiative
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Internship Spotlight: Markit Social

Current student Won Kim shared the following about being an intern at Markit Social…

How did you find this internship?
I first stumbled upon the Markit Social internship listing on Handshake. At first, I had my reservations about my eligibility …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director
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Interview with Danielle Blelloch – Senior Hardware Reliability Engineer, Cruise

Last semester I interviewed Danielle Blelloach a 2020 BSEE and Music Engineering alumna.  I chose to interview her because the job of Reliability Engineer is not one many engineers consider as they start their careersa particularly important one that many …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services
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