Posting Number: S004470
Full Time/Part Time: Part-time
Duties and Responsibilities:
Works under the direction of a faculty member. Provides expertise in the design, operation and analysis of experiments or research projects in areas such as chemistry, biology, psychology,
sociology, mathematics, statistics, computer science, physics, optometry, all fields of engineering, etc.
May prepare samples for testing. Performs advanced testing procedures and performs analyses of data.
Prepares reports. Makes uses of a variety of specialized equipment typical within area of
specialization. May contribute to grant proposal development.
Ensures experiments or research efforts are performed according to specifications. May make recommendations to changes in procedures, processes, or experimental design. May prepare and/or edit research papers, proposals and reports.
Designs, operates and analyzes large experiments or research projects. May serve as liaison with other areas of specialization to obtain support or technical expertise for
projects. Recommends major changes in procedures or processes for research
investigations. May personally conduct important and/or technically complex
Operates with considerable latitude for unreviewed action. Provides direction and
supervision of graduate or undergraduate research assistants involved in experiments
Ph.D. Degree with 2 years experience.
Additional Posting Information:
The Mathematics Department in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Houston expects to hire a Research Associate 1 effective January 1, 2017 or September 1 2017. The position will be for two years, with the possibility of a one-year renewal.
The successful applicant will conduct research in an area compatible with
the research interests of the Mathematics Department. For this position we
are especially interested in analysis, probability, dynamical
systems, geometry and applications of these areas. In addition the successful applicant may teach up to one course per semester.
The screening of the applicants will start as soon as possible and the search will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Houston one of the most diverse research universities in
the nation. It is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged