Graduate Blog

To submit an item for the graduate blog, email Joan Christian.

January 17, 2019

The Aerospace Engineering department has a Laboratory Operation Manager position posted on the UI job board. Please see attached info.


January 16, 2019

Flow Science Inc., where we develop the software FLOW-3D, has a job opening in their solver group and are looking for folks with experience in water and environmental modeling. The job posting is here -

Anup Gokarn, Ph.D.
Research & Development Manager
Flow Science
683 Harkle Rd. | Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 982-0088


January 15, 2019

AB-InBev is looking for interns with an environmental engineering background. Applicants can apply through Handshake <> with position #2327803 Data Science Intern - Spring 2019 


January 15, 2019

Dissertation Travel Grants provide reimbursement to subsidize travel and associated costs necessary for doctoral dissertation research, whether for exploring a potential dissertation topic (i.e., before extensive research has been done) or for conducting dissertation research. Approximately 12 grants at amounts up to $5,000 will be awarded given sufficient funding. An awardee's nominating department must commit to contributing 12% of the cost of the grant.

Please submit all materials to Joan Christian in 1108 Newmark by 3/7/2019.

January 15, 2019

Who we are & what we do

Illinois Business Consulting is the nation’s largest professionally-managed, student-run consulting firm. We are passionate about developing our consultants into leaders prepared to succeed in a variety of fields.

With more than 250 members, IBC undertakes real projects for real clients and provides technical development, a global alumni network, strong corporate relations, and many other opportunities. 

We want graduate students

As a graduate student, your strong problems solving skills, insightful research and analytical capabilities, as well as high level of diligence are all highly desired by IBC and our clients. We had many great success stories from our previous graduate alumni and we desire more of the highly talented and motivated graduate students like you!

What you can expect

IBC provides a unique experience to you to broaden your project leading and client facing experience, enhance technical skills, and develop an edge to prepare and thrive within a variety of careers and industries. You can explore a much broader range of career options beyond academia, especially in consulting, corporate management, and entrepreneurship through the real-life experience working with clients. The leadership and project management experience gained in IBC are highly desired by recruiters. Supported by our mentoring program and exclusive alumni network, you will be well prepared for these competitive positions. Most importantly, you will enjoy your teamwork with your talented and motivated teammates within our supportive IBC family!