UA becomes first public university in Ohio to offer a B.S. in Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
The University of Akron (UA) has become the first public university in Ohio to offer an undergraduate degree in polymer science and polymer engineering, providing more students from around the world with skills as polymer scientists and engineers.
THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
FROM RUBBER TO SUSTAINABLE POLYMERS, LEADING THE FIELD FOR MORE THAN A CENTURY.
We are seeking applicants for a Process Engineering Specialist position in the School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering.
See UA's official job opening and how to apply at: https://uakron.edu/hr/job-openings/openings.dot
Reference UA Job #13126 "Process Engineering Specialist"
RESEARCH AT OUR SCHOOL
FACILITIES & SERVICES
National Polymer Innovation Center
The National Polymer Innovation Center (NPIC) is a contract services facility at the leading edge of polymer characterization and advanced manufacturing.
Akron Polymer Training Services
Akron Polymer Training Services (APTS) provides a range of workforce training solutions that leverage the School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering’s knowledgebase and capabilities.
I believe sustainability in polymers is a key area in which research must be focused for the sake of the future of polymers and the planet. It is my hope that my career will be spent advancing sustainable polymer technology and recycling.
— Joshua Seylar,
studying to earn his doctorate in polymer engineering
From the study of polymer engineering to enjoying Akron’s craft beer and art scene, Alessandro Perego counts himself as a major fan of The University of Akron and all that comes with it.