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2017 Graduate Research and Mentoring Program

Applications for the 2017 Graduate Research and Mentoring Program (GRMP) are now open. For more info, see Graduate Research and Mentoring Program  (GRMP).

Application deadline: Apr 23, 2017

Eligibility: The program is open to PSU graduate students in ECE, CS, Physics, and Systems Science. Students must have completed at least one term at PSU. Students interested in the summer research internship should take the ECE 508 Scholarship Bootcamp (CRN: 65521) in the Spring term.

Applicationhttp://bit.ly/GRMPApplication

Immediate Opening: Grad or Undergrad Student for Statistical Data Entry and Analysis

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.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 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.

APPLICATION:

E-mail your resume with a letter of motivation to teuscher@pdx.edu. The position remains open until filled.

QUESTIONS:

Please do not hesitate to contact me in case of questions.

New Graduate Research and Mentoring Program

Check out the new Graduate Research and Mentoring Program (GRMP) opportunity at http://www.teuscher-lab.com/grmp!

Interested? Enroll in the ECE 507 Scholarship Bootcamp (Wed, 11:30am-12:35pm, CRN: 65573) in the Spring term 2016.

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Undergrad research opportunities

Interested to do paid research as an undergraduate? Interested to have a unique experience on your resume? MCECS has a great Undergraduate Research and Mentoring Program (URMP) through which you can get involved in many projects in our lab. Take a look at some sample projects.

The application deadline for the next round is Oct 11, 2015. Please contact me if you are interested.