UC Irvine Undergraduate Chemistry Symposium


UC Irvine Undergraduate Chemistry Symposium

Conducting undergraduate research in Southern California this summer?

If so, please join us on August 20th, for the annual UC Irvine Undergraduate Chemistry Symposium, where you can discuss and hear the latest about chemistry and graduate programs with your peers from UC Irvine and other research institutions.


All undergraduate attendees are asked to bring a poster describing their research.  Lunch will be provided. 

Poster presenters: please format your poster to fit on a 48″x48″ board.

Please RSVP as soon as possible, as space is limited. Send affirmative RSVP and the completed registration form to chemgrad@uci.edu, or register on-line.

We look forward to an exciting day of scientific exchange!

Prof. Suzanne Blum
Department of Chemistry, UC Irvine

Carefusion Job Opportunity


Carefusion, Data Analyst Intern, Infusion Therapy job, # 785990

  • Requirement: Graduate student currently enrolled in a Biomedical or Medical Informatics program

Apply through porttriton.ucsd.edu.


Pharmatek Labs, LLC Job Opportunities


Pharmatek Labs, LLC

  • Lab Assistant / Intern, Port Triton search #’s 784620 and 785953
    • Full time, second or third year student with a major in life sciences. Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Biology majors (with a focus in Chemistry) are encouraged to apply.
  • Marketing Research Assistant, 786320
    • Business oriented and skilled science major is ideal
  • Pharmaceutical Chemist/Analyst, 784622BS
    • Science degree required, Chemistry or Biochemistry preferred

All positions posted on porttriton.ucsd.edu.

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Hundreds gather on campus of UC San Diego to honor UC Santa Barbara victims

Hundreds gather on campus of UC San Diego for vigil honoring murder victims at UC Santa Barbara http://ow.ly/xmjQ4

Nobel Laureate Mario Molina Awarded UCSD Medal

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Sales and Marketing Intern at IKA

Sales and Marketing Intern


ABOUT US:IKA laboratory technology offers a wide range of innovative equipment for numerous applications in research and development. Market leaders trust in our proven technology for their mixing, heating, distilling and crushing applications. IKA has gained a leading position in the world market with its innovative magnetic stirrers, mixers, overhead stirrers, shakers, homogenizers, mills, rotary evaporators, calorimeters, laboratory reactors and specially developed software for laboratory and analysis applications.

JOB SUMMARY:  The Sales and Marketing Intern will be responsible for supporting the day-to-day activities of the sales team while learning valuable skills related to sales and marketing for a high tech company. This is a part-time position with flexible hours.

The Intern will be exposed to sales and marketing through

  • strategy development
  • lead generation
  • promotional campaign and execution
  • gain real world experience to be creative, grow professionally and learn outside the classroom

Responsibilities include

  • Assist with executing sales and marketing campaigns
  • Research the Internet for new leads and develop prospect lists
  • Maintain and update business contact information via Excel
  • Provide help launching our presence in academic environments
  • Demonstrate trial equipment to new and potential customers as needed
  • Assist with tradeshow planning and creating related materials
  • Support the distribution of new and innovative marketing collateral
  • Attend meetings with the sales team to learn and understand the business & projects
  • Conduct market research, as needed
  • Other responsibilities as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:We are seeking a UCSD student majoring in Chemistry or Life Sciences with excellent communication and computer skills.

To apply for this position, please visit: