Undergraduate Student Employment

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Paid Research Assistant for Machine Learning Research

Sidike Paheding, Applied Computing, is accepting applications for one or two hourly-paid research assistants to assist in conducting machine learning-related research. The basic requirements are proficient Python programming experience and good knowledge/experience in machine learning. Experience in deep learning is a plus. Email Sidike Paheding with questions and to apply.

Posted February 7, 2023

Communications and Front Desk Student Assistant

The College of Computing is accepting applications for the role of Communications and Front Desk Student Assistant. The student will help the communications director increase social media engagement on the College of Computing's social media channels. The student assistant will also be a front desk person, greeting walk-in traffic in the College. The position starts immediately and ends April 28, 2023. Apply on Handshake.

  • Duties: 1) Help the communications director implement the College's overall social media strategy; 2) Help administer and maintain social media channels; 3) Publish social media posts and track activity
  • Required: An interest in helping the College build its audience and increase engagement on its social media channels.
  • Desired: 1) An understanding of and interest in core social media strategies; and 2) Some experience building and maintaining a social media presence, for yourself or others

Posted February 7, 2023

SYP Leader Positions

The College of Computing is accepting applications for multiple Summer Youth Programs (SYP) leader positions. SYP leaders play a critical role on the SYP team, co-planning, delivering content, and creating after-action summary reports. The leaders are a critical link between pre-college students and Michigan Tech, with a focus on previewing college life and academic success. The position starts around June 12, 2023, and ends around July 24, 2023. See details here. Apply on Handshake, Job #7407322. Contact academic advisor Kay Oliver with questions.

Posted January 18, 2023

Hourly Student Software Writer

Scott Kuhl, associate professor of computer science, is looking to hire a student to work on software that will allow an existing industrial robot to be operated remotely. We expect that the major components of the project will involve writing software relating to scheduling, robot control, and video streaming.

This is a paid hourly project during the Spring semester, with a realistic opportunity to receive summer 2023 funding to work on the project. Applicants will be interviewed over break and begin work immediately at the start of the January 2023 semester. The position is part of a funded project with West Shore Community College which aims to make an existing commercial industrial robot operable remotely.

If you are interested, please fill out this form. Questions? Please contact Scott Kuhl at kuhl@mtu.edu.

Posted December 12, 2022