University OF Iowa Iowa City , IA 52240
Undegradaute Research AssistantPosting ID114577DepartmentOrthopaedics and Rehabilitation/Carver College of MedicineJobcodeAc/Sci Res ActWorking TitleUndegradaute Research AssistantDetailsThe Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Iowa, is looking for an undergraduate student to work as an hourly, undergraduate research assistant in the department's biomechanics lab.This position will aid inthe development and implementation of a newpediatric elbow simulator module built on an existing simulation platform. This will involve designing and manufacturing custom parts as needed.
Once the simulation module development is finished, the student willhelp operatethe simulator during its use on the project.Experience with Microsoft Office, Matlab, Mathematica, C++ programming, design and manufacturing is required.An undergraduate student in an engineering major and possessing a basic knowledge of musculoskeletal anatomy is preferred.The undergraduate research assistant will work closely with an established team of undergrad and graduate engineering students working under the supervision of Dr. DonAnderson and Dr. Geb Thomas.
This position is expected to work 10 to 15 hours/week.ContactSARAH BURNETTEmail: InstructionsEmail resume/CV to Start Date09/27/2018Ad End Date09/30/2018The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment or in its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preference. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies.