EERI Purdue University Student Chapter


What We Do

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 Membership and Communications Manager Opportunity

The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) seeks a creative and experienced association professional to become its Membership and Communications Manager. This person will be a primary liaison with the Institute’s 2,800 members with lead responsibility for membership retention and recruitment campaigns.

EERI Program Associate Opportunity

The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) seeks a dynamic, creative, experienced, and technology-aware Program Associate. This person will be a key staff member with internal and external responsibilities for multiple projects and programs. The Program Associate will also provide support or lead on a range of association activities such as webinars, annual meetings, conferences, and member and chapter relations.

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.


Events Timeline

Seminar

Guest speaker:
Prof. Fan-Chi Lin
Topic:
Seismic Interferometry Across the Continental US and Recent Developments in Dense Array Based Imaging
Location:
HAMP 2201
Time:
Thursday, October 20, 2016
10:30-11:30 AM

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Seminar

Guest speaker:
Prof. Fan-Chi Lin
Topic:
Imaging the Yellowstone Magmatic and Hydrothermal System Using Seismic Tomography
Location:
HAMP 1252
Time:
Thursday, October 20, 2016
3:30 PM

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Seminar

Guest speaker:
Dr. Katrin Beyer
Topic:
Deformation Capacity of Unreinforced Masonry Elements
Location:
Bowen Laboratory
Time:
Friday, October 21, 2016
4:00 - 5:30 pm

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