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Closing remarks from Helen Chan

It is with mixed feelings that I sit down and pen this, my last Chair’s Chat before stepping down. The years seem to have flown by since I first assumed the Chair position in 2006. During that time the Department has recruited five talented new faculty members, several of whom …

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Materials Matters in print

In an effort to reach all audiences, we will be publishing a sampling of our online articles in printed newsletter form twice each year. The spring-summer 2016 issue will hit MSE alum’s doorsteps within a few weeks. Here’s a PDF of what’s coming. Materials Matters, Spring-Summer 2016

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Welding or materials engineer at NASA

NASA is seeking recent or soon-to-be graduates with either a Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. in welding or materials engineering (with a metals background) in Huntsville, Alabama. See the job announcement for the complete job description. If you have any questions, please contact: Carolyn K. Russell Chief, Metal Joining & Processes Branch …

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Department bids farewell

Our department hosted a lunch for our departing chair, Helen Chan, on May 19. Several faculty members recounted fond memories of working with her throughout their many years together at Lehigh. Chan will be stepping down as chair July 1 and will be teaching in Austria in the 2016-2017 academic year as …

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Jedlicka promoted to associate professor

Sabrina Jedlicka has advanced to the role of associate professor with tenure in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Jedlicka joined Lehigh in January 2008. Her research interests include biomaterials synthesis and characterization, neuroengineering, biointerface design, surface science, and neuronal cell biology.

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Carlin receives award at annual dinner

Janie Carlin, Academic Coordinator for the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, received the ERAC Distinguished Service Award at Lehigh’s Faculty and Staff Appreciation Dinner on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Janie with her grandson, Jordan. Pictured with Janie Carlin are Lehigh President John D. Simon, left, and Pat Farrell, Provost …

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