Student Hourly-Undergraduate Research Assistant - 11928BR
Student Hourly-Undergraduate Research Assistant
The duties may include:
- Designing and conducting experiments based on a cognitive apprenticeship (CA) approach.
- Developing personalized instructional modules for Introduction to Mechanics (i.e., ME 210), Statics (i.e., ME 211), and Dynamics (i.e., ME 320).
**During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).
- Excellent performance in coursework in engineering and mathematics.
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- Strong organizational and time management skills.
- Interest in learning more about graduate-level research.
- Experience with prototyping hardware in a research or development setting.
- Interest in possibly continuing in position through the next academic year.
- Women and minorities, and candidates who will contribute to the climate of diversity in the School of Engineering, including a diversity of scholarly approaches, are especially encouraged to apply