PhD Students Seeking Internship Opportunities


Houston, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil


About us


At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.


The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 


We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.


ExxonMobil is based out of the Houston Area in Spring, Texas. We are accepting applications for our 2024 intern and co-op season for various engineering disciplines across the U.S. 

About you


We seek students with who are passionate about what they do and eager to join us in providing solutions to society’s energy needs.  PhD Students with strong academic performance in core programs, leadership, and communication skills who have recently graduated, or have an upcoming graduation date with a Doctorate degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Data Science, or Geosciences are encouraged to apply. 


Note: If you are pursuing a PhD degree in a non-technical field, please do not submit to this job posting. 

What you will do


ExxonMobil employs over 18,000+ engineers and scientists globally, 35% of which are across the U.S. As an engineering intern or co-op student working at ExxonMobil, you’ll be a part of world class teams and gain hands-on experience and skills working on projects that create impact. 

Learn more about ExxonMobil Career Paths here 


Your Benefits


An ExxonMobil career is one designed to last. Our commitment to you runs deep: our employees grow personally and professionally, with benefits built on our core categories of health, security, finance, and life. 


More information on our Company’s benefits can be found at


Please note benefits may be changed from time to time without notice, subject to applicable law.

Relocation Options


Relocation benefits may be available to you based on ExxonMobil eligibility guidelines. 


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Equal Opportunity Employer 


ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.


Alternate Location: United States : Houston, Texas || United States : Baton Rouge, Louisiana || United States : Baytown, Texas || United States : Beaumont,Texas || United States : Clinton, New Jersey || United States : Joliet, Illinois || United States : La Barge, Wyoming || United States : Midland, Texas || United States : Mt. Belvieu, Texas || United States : Olathe, Kansas || United States : Paulsboro, New Jersey || United States : Port Allen, Louisiana || United States : Tyler, Texas 


Nothing herein is intended to override the corporate separateness of local entities. Working relationships discussed herein do not necessarily represent a reporting connection, but may reflect a functional guidance, stewardship, or service relationship. 


Exxon Mobil Corporation has numerous affiliates, many with names that include ExxonMobil, Exxon, Esso and Mobil. For convenience and simplicity, those terms and terms like corporation, company, our, we and its are sometimes used as abbreviated references to specific affiliates or affiliate groups. Abbreviated references describing global or regional operational organizations and global or regional business lines are also sometimes used for convenience and simplicity. Similarly, ExxonMobil has business relationships with thousands of customers, suppliers, governments, and others. For convenience and simplicity, words like venture, joint venture, partnership, co-venturer, and partner are used to indicate business relationships involving common activities and interests, and those words may not indicate precise legal relationships.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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