Graduate Blog

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December 19, 2016

2 open engineering positions at Greene & Bradford, Inc. of Springfield. Attachments include the description of the available positions.



December 19, 2016

GROWMARK and FS is currently recruiting for an environmental engineering position that will be located out of their Bloomington, Illinois office. We are hoping to receive recommendations of potential candidates for the position. The hiring manager is looking for 2-5 years of experience in the environment engineering field. They do not have to have tested for but must be on track to test for the Professional in Engineering certification. The position is located on our website and can be found by visiting .


December 19, 2016

Mark your calendars! Next Spring, the Graduate College Career Development Office will offer more than 20 workshops on a range of topics. Our interactive workshops offer information and hands-on practice to help you get from where you are to where you want to be. Our Spring 2017 workshop series includes:

GradMAP: What Do You Want to Achieve in Grad School? Preparing for Faculty Interviews Translating Your Skills Negotiation Strategies Blogging & Social Media for Professional Success Career Exploration Group What Can I Do with a PhD in the Humanities? Getting the Most out of an Academic Conference Why You Should Attend a Virtual Career Fair And more

 See the full schedule and learn more online.

December 16, 2016

TWM is currently looking to hire a Civil Engineering graduate with Structural specialization and 0-4 years of experience.  This full-time position would be in our Waterloo, IL office, with the potential to eventually transfer to one of TWM’s other St. Louis metro area offices if desired.  

Attached is a PDF description, or see our web site posting at  If you know of any qualified candidates, please direct them to our web site to submit an application.  As a voluntary EEO/AA employer, TWM seeks a diverse pool of qualified applicants.


December 13, 2016

Professor Roesler is looking for a graduate student with interest and experience in concrete materials and testing in order to conduct research related to roller compacted concrete materials. The research assistant position is for the Spring 2017 semester. Please contact Prof Roesler directly with your resume and unofficial transcript to be considered (

Seeking graduate student research assistant interested and with some background/experience in transportation materials, pavements, and condition assessment (LiDAR & Laser scanning). Project starts in Spring 2017 on rehabilitation and drainage strategies for Chicago O’Hare Airport on terminal taxiways. Please contact Prof Roesler directly with your resume and unofficial transcript to be considered (