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.

Internship Spotlight: Farm Design, Inc.

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Alexandra, a Tufts alumna, shared the following about her experience as a Human Factors Intern with Farm Design, Inc. …

What did you do as an intern at this organization?
I was a Human Factors Engineer at Farm Design, which meant …

By Robin Kahan
Robin Kahan Associate Director, Engineering Career Services Robin Kahan
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Understanding Corporate Social Responsibility


Interest in going into Corporate Social Responsibility is definitely on the rise. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is grounded in the idea that businesses can make the world a better place, or at the very least, reduce their negative social and …

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Assistant Director Sheryl Rosenberg
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Friday Fave: Internships for Undergrads

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Welcome to Friday Faves! Each Friday we’ll spotlight one of our favorite resources for students. 

Happy New Year to you, and here’s to a better 2021 all around!

Here in the Career Center, we continue to talk with students about …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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Answers from Career Advisors … Asking for a Recommendation/Reference When You Haven’t Kept in Touch

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It happens — you intend to stay in contact with that professor or supervisor and life gets in the way. But now you need an internship, job, or grad school reference and you think this person will be a strong …

By Susannah Krenn
Susannah Krenn Career Advisor / Multimedia & Communications Specialist Susannah Krenn
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