Job posting number: #7069820
Posted: September 15, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Research Engineer/Assistant will support research, facility, and laboratory functions by establishing, maintaining and utilizing data acquisition systems and coordinating as necessary with faculty in the Kinesiology and Health Science Department laboratories https://khs.usu.edu/labs/index.
The ideal candidate will be competent in working with electronics including electromagnetic devices, strain gauges, and force sensitive resistors to build functional experimental equipment. In addition to playing a key role in building experimental devices, the Research Assistant will aid with daily laboratory operations, ie:
Conduct pilot testing
Operations and maintenance of equipment
Recruiting and testing human research subjects
The ideal candidate will have an interest in applying their engineering skills to the fields of neuroscience, exercise physiology and human movement science.
Mechanical or Electrical Engineering degree, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Candidates with programming experience with Matlab and LabVIEW
Along with the online application, please attach:
1.Resume to be uploaded in the Candidate Profile
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes. The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.