How to Apply

Please send:

  • Resume
  • High school transcript
  • A two-page description of your background, what motivates you to pursue scientific research, and the types of research that most interest you.
  • Summarize in 300 words or less your philosophy of diversity, equity, and inclusion in higher education, including any current activities you are involved in, plans for the future, and how these plans connect with your career goals.
[The MIT Departments of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering provide a welcoming and supportive environment for exceptional science, teaching, mentorship, and service. We believe that education and research are at their finest when they include and appreciate the experiences of people of all backgrounds.]

Please send all materials as a single PDF file to Betty Lou McClanahan ( by March 1, 2023.