WST Learning Community Lunch, 10/24/2017

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday October 24, 2017
      11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Ferst Place, Student Success Center, Atlanta, GA
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
    Free food
Contact

RSVP to wst.lrn.c@gmail.com

Summaries

Summary Sentence: WST Learning Community lunch with Materials Science and Engineering professor Meisha Shofner for complimentary lunch and discussion.

Full Summary: Join Materials Science and Engineering professor Meisha Shofner at Ferst Place for a complimentary lunch and enriching discussion addressing your professional and academic questions. Attendance is limited. If interested, please RSVP to wst.lrn.c@gmail.com.

Join Materials Science and Engineering professor Meisha Shofner at Ferst Place for a complimentary lunch and enriching discussion addressing your professional and academic questions. Attendance is limited. If interested, please RSVP to wst.lrn.c@gmail.com.

Dr. Meisha L. Shofner is an Associate Professor in the School of Materials Science and Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, joining the faculty following post-doctoral training at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  She received her B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and her Ph.D. in Materials Science from Rice University.  Prior to beginning graduate school, she was employed as a design engineer at FMC in the Subsea Engineering Division, working at two plant locations (Houston, Texas and the Republic of Singapore), and she is a registered Professional Engineer in Georgia.  At Georgia Tech, Dr. Shofner’s research group is concerned with structure-property relationships in polymer nanocomposite materials and with producing structural hierarchy in these materials for structural and functional applications.  This research has been recognized by the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from Oak Ridge Associate Universities and the Solvay Advanced Polymers Young Faculty Award.

Dr. Shofner is a member of the APS, TMS, and ASME.

Additional Information

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Groups

The Center for the Study of Women, Science, and Technology

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students
Categories
Career/Professional development
Keywords
Materials Science & Engineering, Research, Renewable Bioproducts Institute
Status
  • Created By: Christina Lucas
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 22, 2017 - 11:50am
  • Last Updated: Aug 31, 2017 - 1:28pm