Air Force Research Labs Seeking Student Research Assistant for Bioinformatics and Machine Research Project

By August 12, 2020 News, SC2 jobs

Research Assistant in Bioinformatics and Machine Research Opportunity for the Fall 20 – Winter 21 Academic Year + Possibility of Summer Extension

The Air Force Research Labs at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is seeking a Student Research Assistant to contribute to a project that combines bioinformatics and machine learning. Upper-level undergraduate students, Master’s students, and recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

Position Details: 

  • The expected time commitment for this position is ~10 hours/week for the Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 terms, with the opportunity to work full time in the summer of 2021.
  • This position will work remotely throughout the academic year, with the possibility of working on-site next summer at the Wright-Patterson Air Force base near Dayton, Ohio.
  • This position will be co-advised by two AFRL researchers.
  • Compensation will be commensurate with experience and education.

Required Qualifications:

  • Applicants for this position should have an interest and/or familiarity with biology or data analysis and machine learning, with an academic major or concentration in one of the following science or engineering fields:
    • Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Data Science, Information
    • Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Apply Today!

To apply for this position, please email eric.harper.4@us.af.mil and vanessa.varaljay.1@us.af.mil with a brief resume or CV.