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Research Assistant-VCADS

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Posting Details

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Position Information

Posting Number: 20172514V
Position Title: Research Assistant-VCADS
Posting Type Student
Hours/week: 5-15
Eligibility: Work study preferred but open to all students
Semester 2017 Fall
Detailed Work Schedule

Flexible hours

Number of positions: 4
Department: 205-Mechanical Engineering
Contact Name: Shaunda Williams
Contact Phone/Extension: 9-4981

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary:

Motivated student who wants to work on a cutting edge research project funded by the US Navy. The project involves embedded software development, in which the student will have to work on an embedded microcontroller platform to do software development, as well as use laboratory measurement equipment, such as multimeters, oscilloscopes, and logic analyzers to troubleshoot and fix issues in electrical circuits.


Knowledge of (or willingness to learn) the following would be required.

1. Computer programming.
2. Basic courses in electrical engineering.
3. Understanding of digital logic circuits (basic logic operators as well as higher level digital circuits such as registers, counters and memory)

Additional Information:
Physical Demands Summary:
Wage Rate: $10.00/hour

Posting Detail Information

Closing Date (12am ET):
Open Until Filled No

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Are you currently a registered Villanova student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you eligible for work study?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I don't know
  3. * What is your availability? (days and times)

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Have you ever worked on campus before? If “Y”, what department and semester/year?

    (Open Ended Question)

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