College of Engineering Office of Graduate Studies

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Engineering Graduate Studies

Welcome to the College of Engineering Office of Graduate Studies. The UT College of Engineering offers PhD programs and Masters degree programs, including the part-time online Masters in General Engineering and the part-time Masters in Energy Engineering. Our MS programs prepare students for research and advanced engineering careers.

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Engineering writing fellowship - Applications due by April 1, 2019

In partnership with the University of Toledo Writing Center, we are pleased to open applications for 2019 Engineering Writing Fellowships. Engineering writing fellows advance the core mission of the University by supporting the research and scholarship of students and faculty in the College of Engineering. Writing fellows will receive professional writing training and support, and in exchange will foster a writing-culture within the College. All doctoral engineering students are encouraged to apply. Selected recipients will be trained in April and early May, with funding starting in summer 2019.

Write like an Engineer: Journal Article writing workshop - Thursday March 14 & 28, 3:00 - 5:00 PM

A big part of being successful in your graduate program is communicating the results of your research through peer-reviewed journal articles. But how do you even begin writing a manuscript? This workshop is aimed at de-mystifying the writing process to jump-start your progress. All graduate students at the beginning writing phase for a journal article are encouraged to apply. Applications deadline is February 20. Selected participants will be notified by February 28. APPLY HERE.

Prep 4 Success 4 the 3MT - Professional Development Workshops

Although the content is aligned to the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, the workshops are open to all graduate students. The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an exercise that develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to effectively explain their research in three minutes in a language appropriate to an intelligent but non-specialist audience. 

Midwest Graduate Research Symposium - Saturday, April 6, Field House

Join graduate students from across the region at this UT Graduate Student Association (GSA) organized event. The College of Engineering is sponsoring two $100 prizes for engineering research: best oral presentation and best poster. Abstract submission and free registration deadline is March 10.

REsponsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training - Saturday, March 23, 8:00Am - 12:00Pm, Field House

RCR training is mandatory for all new (Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 admits) graduate students in engineering. Continuing graduate students and undergraduate researchers are also invited to attend. This training will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2019, from 8am-12pm in the Field House. Content includes RCR and consequences of misconduct, ethical authorship, and building strong mentor-mentee relationships. Questions? email ENGGradStudies@utoledo.edu or stop by NI 1016.

COGS 2019 Annual fellowships and scholarships - application deadline February 15, 2019

University Fellowship

 This fellowship is for new Ph.D. students who have exceptional academic records and are registering for the first time for Fall 2019. A University Fellowship is the highest award the College of Graduate Studies offers, providing a stipend as defined by each departmental program, plus remission of instructional fees, the out-of-state surcharge, and general and other student fees. This fellowship may be renewed for up to three years for a total of four years of support provided the student maintains an outstanding academic record and makes significant progress toward the degree.

Robert N. Whiteford Memorial Scholarship

Presented to a graduate student to assist in research for the thesis, project or dissertation and further the student’s professional development. The recipient will receive a certificate and the award will be applied directly to the student's account. The amount varies each year depending upon available funds typically ranging between $500 -$600.

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition - Application Deadline Friday, February 1, 2019

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an exercise that develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to effectively explain their research in three minutes in a language appropriate to an intelligent but non-specialist audience. More information, rules and applications can be found HERE.

Teaching Assistant (TA) Training - Friday, February 1, 1:00 - 4:30Pm, Field House (FH) 1220

TA training is mandatory for all new teaching assistants across the university. This training will be held on Friday, February 1, 2019, from 1-4:30pm in the Field House (FH 1220). Content includes introduction to the backside of Blackboard and Starfish, teaching effectiveness, resources available to you, and coping with your dual role as a student and teacher. Register HERE.

GradUate StuDent Award and Recognition Event - Thursday December 6, 2:00PM, NI 1027

Please join us in recognizing the accomplishments of our graduate students. Student awards will be presented in Nitschke Hall 1027 SSOE seminar room, with refreshments and conversation following in the EECS Conference Room, Nitschke Hall 2004. All students, faculty, and friends are invited to attend.

Graduate Student Award Nominations - Nominations close November 26, 2018

Do you have a great TA this semester? know a fantastic graduate student mentor working in your lab? work with a graduate student that has made outstanding contributions to scholarship or translational research? Click the link above to nominate a graduate student for one of the Fall 2018 awards. Awards are open to all graduate students in the College of Engineering. Nominations are welcome from students, faculty, and staff.

Engineering Graduate Programs Open House - November 3, 2018, 10:00 am - 3:00 PM, NI 1027

Students that attended and apply by December 31, 2018 will have their application fee waived. See News and Events for photos from the Open House.

REsponsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training - Saturday, October 20, 8:00Am - 12:00Pm, Field House

RCR training is mandatory for all new (Summer or Fall 2018 admits) graduate students in engineering. This training will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018, from 8am-12pm in the Field House. Content includes RCR and consequences of misconduct, ethical authorship, and building strong mentor-mentee relationships. Questions? email ENGGradStudies@utoledo.edu or stop by NI 1016.

APPLICATIONS OPEN for COBI ALA - Submit by OCT. 15

The COBI Advanced Leadership Academy (ALA) is a selective leadership development program for graduate students from all Colleges. The goal of the Leadership Academy is to improve the leadership skill set, thinking, and acumen of participants to improve their career trajectory in a dynamic, pan-collegial learning environment. If you are a current graduate student in the College of Engineering and are interested in participating, please complete the application here. Selected engineering participants will be notified by November 1, 2018.

Career Prep lab - September 18, 2018, 1:00 - 4:00pm, SSOE Room, NI 1027

If you are graduating by the end of the summer semester 2019, AND want to attend the Fall Career EXPO on September 26, 2018, you MUST participate in the Career Prep Lab.  Bring two copies of your resume, using the resume template designed for engineering graduate students. 

COE NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION - AUGUST 21, 2018, 11:15-2:00PM, BRADY CENTER, NT 1000

Please plan to join us for lunch and networking with current students and faculty. Learn more about what to expect as you start your graduate program. UPDATESlides from orientation are attached.

Welcome Week Events - August 25 - October 6, 2018

The University of Toledo has a slew of events slated to bring together students to start the academic year.

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BioE Conference 2018

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Last Updated: 2/12/19