The research group of Dr. Christof Teuscher has an immediate opening for a paid position for a graduate and/or undergraduate student with knowledge in statistical data entry and analysis. The student will analyze a large amount of data from students that were involved in graduate and undergraduate research in Dr. Teuscher’s lab. Over the last 8 years, each of them completed weekly progress reports, kept task lists, completed a weekly self-evaluation, and received personal feedback once or twice a term. The goal of the research project is to determine metrics and predictors for success in undergraduate and graduate research.
- Graduate or undergraduate student in psychology, sociology, systems science, or related disciplines.
- Knowledge in statistical data analysis.
- Knowledge of statistical software, such as R or SPSS.
- Highly motivated, responsible, independent, with outstanding work ethics.
- Interested in educational research.
- Outstanding academic records.
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
- Data entry (enter student evaluation forms into spreadsheet).
- Analyze and code wiki project reports and weekly self-evaluations.
- Anonymize the data.
- Basic data analysis (using SPSS, R, or other software).
- Advanced data analysis (using SPSS, R, or other software).
- Create plots an visualizations.
- Write and compile reports.
- Collaborate with the PSU Survey Research Lab.
- Participate in regular project meetings.
WHAT YOU GET:
An hourly wage. An opportunity to work on a cool project. An opportunity to make an impact. An opportunity to gain experience.
WHAT teuscher.:Lab DOES:
Our goal is to develop disruptive new computing paradigms and machines that will allow for lasting breakthroughs and open new application domains in the next 5-20 years. For more information, see the research and mission pages.
E-mail your resume with a letter of motivation to email@example.com. The position remains open until filled.
Please do not hesitate to contact me in case of questions.
Congrats to Mohammad, Walt, and Jens for winning several ECE department awards!
- Mohammad Taha: Maseeh Fellowships for Outstanding Graduate Students
- Walt Woods:
- Outstanding (former) M.S. student
- ECE Journal Article Recognition (http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TNANO.2015.2449835)
- Jens Bürger: ECE Journal Article Recognition (http://dx.doi.org/10.3934/matersci.2015.4.530 and http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TNANO.2015.2449835)
“Inspiration for new technologies often can be found in biological systems. A classic example is how plant burrs sticking to an engineer’s dog led to the creation of Velcro.”
“Following in such traditions is Christof Teuscher, an associate professor in Portland State University’s electrical and computer engineering department.”
Check out our latest paper: S. Pande, N. J. Macias, C. Ciobanu, C. Yoon, C. Teuscher, and D. H. Gracias, Assembly of a 3D Cellular Computer Using Folded E-Blocks, Micromachines, 7(5), 78, 2016. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/mi7050078
Dr. Christof Teuscher has been selected as the Maseeh Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science at Portland State University. His visionary research seeks to redefine how we build computers and what we understand computing to be. Continue…