Graduate Research Assistant/Carlos and Stephanie Manrique de Lara Endowement

University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

United States

February 11, 2022


Posting Details Assistantship Title Graduate Research Assistant

Job Class Code 10095 FLSA Exempt Minimum Qualifications

1. Currently admitted to the Graduate School 2. Be in good academic standing 3. Be registered full-time for the respective semester (nine semester credit hours during the fall semester, nine semester credit hours during spring semester, six semester credit hours during the summer session(s)), or in the required number of semester credit hours to fulfill the only remaining requirements on the degree plan.

Posting Number A0673

Working Title Graduate Research Assistant/Carlos and Stephanie Manrique de Lara Endowement Location Edinburg, Texas College College of Sciences Department College of Sciences / Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Division Provost - Academic Affairs FTE .5 Scope of Job

Graduate Assistants will be assigned the research faculty with calculations and simulation of partial differential equations related to quantum field theory in some cosmological models using Mathematica and Maple software, using remote access from home to university computing resources. Graduate Assistant will help with the mathematical derivation of formulas for the solutions of partial differential equations and verifications of some formulas using Mathematica.

Discipline Specific Required Qualifications

• Knowledge of algebra, differential equations, advanced calculus, micro-local analysis, numerical methods. • Advanced knowledge of Mathematica software or Maple.

Preferred Qualifications Salary $2,400 Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 02/01/2022

EEO Statement

UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Open Date 01/11/2022 Special Instructions to Applicants

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