Internships and Job Opportunities

Undergraduate Research Opportunities at MTSU

Organization Contact Restrictions Compensation Requirements Deadline 
URECA – Undergrad Res Experiences and Creative Activity Jamie Burriss
Jamie.Burriss@mtsu.edu
www.mtsu.edu/urc 
Enrolled MTSU Undergraduate  $500 to $3500 Timesheet, report, presentation at Scholar's Week Fall, Spring, Summer Opportunities Available
TN Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Mimi Thomas
mthomas@mtsu.edu
http://www.mtsu.edu/tlsamp/
Available to Underrepresented Undergraduates in STEM $1000 Presentation at TLSAMP conference Year-round
MTSU Honors College Email: uhc@mtsu.edu 
http://www.mtsu.edu/honors/
Faculty research mentor Credit Thesis Add/drop date
Industry Internships in Biotechnology Rebecca.Seipelt@mtsu.edu   Arrange with company Credit or pay variable Add/drop date
MTSU Research Courses Department, advisor, individual faculty 1-4 credits, writing requirement for CHEM 3880 and CHEM 4880 Credit variable Add/drop date

Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Location Due Date Dates Stipend Website
MTSU Feb. 22 May 31 - August 2 $5400 https://www.mtsu.edu/chemistry/REU.php
University of Minnesota Feb. 4 June 6 - August 12 $7400

https://cse.umn.edu/chem/lando

University of Mississippi Medical Center Feb. 1 June 6 - August 12 $4000 https://www.umc.edu/graduateschool/SURE/SURE_Overview.html
University of Louisville Feb. 15 May 31 - August 10 $6000 https://www.uoflnanoreu.com/
Purdue University Feb. 15 May 23 - August 1 $5100 CISTAR REU Flyer
Purdue University (Research Experience and Mentoring) Feb. 15 May 23 - July 1 $5000 CISTAR REM Flyer
University of South Dakota Mar. 1 Summer 2022 $6000 https://usdchemistry.com/reu/ 
Ole Miss Mar. 7 May 17 - July 22 $5000 http://reu.chem.olemiss.edu
Eastern Carolina University Rolling May 21 - July 30 $5000 https://chemistry.ecu.edu/chemistry-and-biochemistry-reu/ 

Ongoing Internship and Research Opportunities

Organization Contact Information Restrictions
MTSU Career Development Center www.mtsu.edu/career  
Aegis www.aegis.com email kara.allen@aegislabs.com Undergraduate and Graduates welcome to apply.
Eastman www.eastman.com contact Nikki Starnes R&D Internships
TN Dept of Health https://www.tn.gov/health/health-program-areas/intern-opportunities.html
rolinda.eddings@tn.gov 
(615) 262-6318 
 
UT Health Science
Summer Research Scholars
www.uthsc.edu/HCP
email Renata Gillispie  rgillisp@uthsc.edu 
 
NSF Research Experiences for Undergrads (REU) http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/reu_search.jsp        Various locations Online Application
NASA Laboratories https://intern.nasa.gov
Student Internship Project (SIP)
Online Application
US citizenship
Department of Energy National Laboratories http://science.energy.gov/wdts/suli/
15 labs (incl. ORNL)
Online ApplicationUS citizenship
National Institutes of Health (NIH) https://www.training.nih.gov/programs
Various locations (Bethesda, MD, Res. Triangle Park, NC, etc)
Online ApplicationUS citizenship
DADD Academic Internships Germany daad.de/go/en/stipa50020910 Online Application
Launch TN Internships with startup businesses
http://launchtn.org/students/internship-program/  or brittany@launchtn.org 
Online Application
CHEM 3980 Internship at Hop Springs Dr. Andrienne Friedli (afriedli@mtsu.edu)
Internship set to begin Janurary 10, 2022.
Permission of Department

 

Temporary Internship and Research Opportunities

Date Organization Opportunity Contact Qualification Location
8/2/21 Face & Body Cosmetics, LLC Quality Control Tech. Kim Taylor
Quality Manager
615-280-7489
info@fandbcosmetics.com 
Pre-req
CHEM 3020
1900 Midway Lane
Smyna, TN 37167
8/20/21 Hops Springs Food Chemist Regulate and control processes in a food grade environment; test products to monitor the quality and characteristics; Industry standard tests: culture counts, refractometry, densitometry. Mark Jones
(615) 450-1907
Hopspringstn.com 
Pre-req
CHEM 3020
6790 John Bragg Hwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37127

 

Job Opportunities

Date Company Job Contact Qualification Location
8/2/21 Face & Body Cosmetics, LLC Quality Control Tech. Kim Taylor
Quality Manager
615-686-8806
BS. Chem, Biochem, any Science Smyrna TN
8/20/21 Scribe America Medical scribe Maariyah Khan
Talent acq.
347-556-7850
www.scribeamerica.com/apply 
   
9/28/2021 Schwan Cosmetics

-Cosmetics Production
-2 positions available at $16/hr

Teauna Upshaw, Human Resources Director
615-396-9104
teauna.upshaw@schwancosmeticsusa.com

www.schwanjobsusa.com

Students with chemistry background. No degree required. Murfreesboro, TN
9/28/2021 Vireo Systems

-Synthetic Chemist

-Process Chemist

Reiya C. Hayden, Ph.D.
Product Development Scientist/Manager
615-724-6134 Ext:121 office

https://vireosystems.com/ 

  Madison, TN
1/7/2022 Innovative Combustion Technologies

Quality Control Chemist

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1/19/2022 Industry Lab Diagnostic Partners

Laboratory Assistant

Samuel Morgan smorgan@ildp.com
/chemistry/ILDP_Nashville_Laboratory_Testing_Personnel.pdf

High school diploma Nashville, TN
4/18/2022 Aegis Sciences Corporation

Analytical Chemists, Accessioning Technicians, Biochemist II

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