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Teach highly talented high school students biochemistry at MIT this summer!

Interested in a rewarding summer teaching experience? The MIT Office of Engineering Outreach Programs (OEOP) is seeking a graduate student, faculty member, or professional with a strong foundation in biology and chemistry to serve as an instructor who will empower high school students with the skills and confidence to become future scientists and engineers.

Specifically, MIT is seeking a MITES Biochemistry instructor for its highest level life science course. The term of employment runs from June 8 to July 21 and includes a $4,416 stipend. The Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science (MITES) program is a rigorous six-week residential academic enrichment program for promising high school seniors – many of whom come from underrepresented or underserved communities – who have a strong academic record and are interested in studying and exploring careers in science and engineering. This national program stresses the value and reward of pursuing advanced technical degrees and careers while developing the skills necessary to achieve success in science and engineering.

More information about the OEOP and the MITES program can be found on our website:
Additional information about the instructor role and a link to the job description can be found at:

Perks of teaching for OEOP this summer include:
•  Exciting, challenging, and important roles
•  Competitive compensation
•  Option for on-campus housing

Please apply at, and contact the program coordinator for MITES, at to be considered for this position.