The Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University was established in 1979 to conduct basic and applied research in robotics technologies relevant to industrial and societal tasks. Seeking to combine the practical and the theoretical, we have diversified efforts and approaches to robotics science while retaining the original goal of realizing the potential of the robotics field.
We are seeking two Project Scientists for Professor Jessica Hodgin's research group. In this role, you will be responsible for designing and supervising experiments, analysis of experiments and writing/disseminating the results. Additional responsibilities could include instrument maintenance, user training, supervising lab classes and billing for use. You will be responsible for promoting safe laboratory practices.
Core responsibilities will include:
Acting as team leader for specific areas of our research projects
Working with principal investigator(s), prioritizing project goals based on overall organizational goals
Working with other team members in the development and documentation of research findings and collaborating in scientific papers
Presenting research findings to current or potential sponsors and at major national and international conferences
Bachelor's degree in related field required. Master's degree or equivalent in experience and education preferred
Proven knowledge of scientific research methods. Up to 3 years related experience
Understanding of scientific research methods
Proficiency with scientific software, Adobe and Microsoft products
Are you interested in this opportunity with us? Please apply.
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Job Function: Research
Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Time Type: Full Time
Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
Internal Number: 2015427
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.