Wright State University Research Assistant 2 in Dayton, Ohio

Posting Information

Job Summary/Basic Function

Assist faculty in the execution of research projects in the area of graphene-based sensors. Produce scholarly contributions and pursue additional funding in this and related areas.

Minimum Qualifications

Master degree in Materials Science and Engineering. Experience in clean-room microfabircations, materials characterization, graphene, and chemical sensing experiments.

Essential Functions and percent of time

90% conduct research in graphene sensor fabrication, characterizations and fundamental studies. 10% publish research results in archival journals and conferences.

Working Conditions

University lab. Length of appointment contingent upon funding. Special contract terms and conditions of employment apply.

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Faculty Rank or Job Title: Research Assistant 2

Job Category: Research

Department: Mechanical & Materials Engineering

Equity & Inclusion No.: 18P063

Position FTE: 100%

Minimum Annual or Hourly Rate: $31,000

Salary Band: RS S02

Posting Date: 03/14/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes