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Information seminars for guidance counsellors & chemistry teachers on chemical engineering

Information seminars for guidance counsellors & chemistry teachers on chemical engineering

Published on: Wednesday, 15 February 2012

CIT’s Department of Process, Energy & Transport Engineering are offering afternoon seminars to support guidance counsellors and chemistry teachers in explaining the role and practice of the chemical engineer in modern society.

Guidance Counsellors

Practising chemical engineers from industry, as well as CIT staff, will explain the different roles undertaken by chemical engineers in Ireland, the career opportunities, and the attributes sought in prospective students.

Two afternoon sessions are offered: Tues 21st, Thurs 23rd Feb 2012.  Numbers are limited to 20 at each session, so early booking is advised.
Venue: Cork Institute of Technology.

Chemistry teachers

To celebrate Engineers Week, CIT are delighted to partner with Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly, who are hosting these sessions.   Activities will include a site tour, giving opportunities to bring back local examples to the classroom.

Two afternoon sessions are offered: Tues 28th, Weds 29th Feb 2012.    Numbers are limited to 12 at each venue, so early booking is advised.
Venues: Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals, Little Island, Cork, Tues 28th Feb 2012; Eli Lilly SA, Dunderrow, Kinsale, Weds 29th Feb 2012

Please circulate to colleagues and if they wish to register for these sessions, please contact:

Ms. Frances Lynch
Dept. of Chemical & Process Engineering
Cork Institute of Technology
Bishopstown, Cork
frances.lynch@cit.ie
tel: 021 433 5885

indicating their preferred seminar and providing their contact details.

A "flyer" on the seminars is available for download here.