EERI Purdue University Student Chapter


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The purpose of the EERI Purdue University Student Chapter is the dissemination of knowledge of the theory and practice of all phases of Earthquake Engineering and other related fields, as well as the furtherance of the professional development of students. The object of the Chapter is to encourage and inform the students in reducing earthquake risk by advancing the science and practice of Earthquake Engineering by improving the understanding of the impact of earthquakes on the physical, social, economical, political and cultural environment, and by advocating comprehensive and realistic measures for reducing the harmful effects of earthquakes.

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EERI Purdue University Student Chapter
550 W Stadium Ave
West Lafayette, IN 47907
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EERI Post-Graduation Internship Positions Available

The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) has one or two internship positions available for recent college graduates who are interested in gaining valuable professional experience while supporting the Institute’s mission to reduce earthquake risk. These positions can begin as early as November 2016. Applications should be submitted by October 19, 2016.

2016-2017 EERI/FEMA NEHRP Graduate Fellows in Earthquake Hazard Reduction

Christine Z. Beyzaei (M. EERI, 2014), a Ph.D. student in Geotechnical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, and Nasser Marafi (M. EERI, 2014), a Ph.D. student in Structural Engineering from the University of Washington, have been selected as the 2016-2017 EERI/FEMA NEHRP Graduate Fellows in Earthquake Hazard Reduction.

EERI-Eucentre-ReLUIS Reconnaissance Team in Italy

As part of the Learning from Earthquakes program, EERI is joining with the European Centre for Training and Research in Earthquake Engineering (Eucentre) and Rete dei Laboratori Universitari di Ingegneria Sismica (ReLUIS) to conduct a reconnaissance trip in Italy from September 12-16, 2016. The team will study the impacts of the August 24, 2016 Amatrice earthquake.


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