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Position Summary: The undergraduate research assistant will assist in ongoing research studies in the University of Denver in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Job responsibilities include assisting with experimental data collection, analysis of experimental data, and generation of research reports.
Eligibility: Must be a current student at DU.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Experience with engineering software, experience generating reports, adherence to rules and regulations of a labratory working environment.
Compensation and Benefits: This position does not require a work-study award. Students will be paid between $15.00 and 15.50 an hour.
In compliance with Colorado’s Healthy Families and Workplaces Act (HFWA), non-benefited employees accrue one hour of paid leave for every 30 hours worked up to a maximum of 48 hours per year.
Time Commitment: As Instructed by Research Position Manager
Application Details: Please provide a resume for consideration for this position by 11:59pm on June 13, 2021. When uploading your resume to PCO, please save it as a PDF using this naming format: last name, position title. Example: Stevens, Career Peer Advisor.
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