Research Specialists conduct research or service that provides further development of career skills or allows them opportunities to learn new research techniques. They are trained and work in conjunction with a faculty mentor who determines the training agenda. They assist in development, interpretations and implementation of policies, guidelines and procedures. General advising and counseling not connected with specific coursework. Conducting institutional and inter-institutional policy and planning reviews. Providing resource support for committees. Collecting and analyzing data. Keeping records. Preparing reports. Abstracting. 75% - Laboratory Research and mentoring of junior researchers. 25% - Literature Research and Writing
Please note: This is a continuous job posting with applicants reviewed as need arises. The job will be posted until June 30, 2017.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Aerospace engineering, Mechanics or a related field.
Preferred: Advanced degree in Aerospace engineering, Mechanics, or related field.
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.