Research Assistant

Illinois Institute of Technology
September 22, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Research Assistant

Requisition # S01212P FLSA Non-Exempt Location IIT-Mies Campus (MC), 10 West 35th St., Chicago Department Chemistry Department GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The Research Assistant will conduct research in computational chemistry under the direction of David Minh. Moreover, the assistant will write a scientific journal article and mentor a high school student.


The Research Assistant will meet with their supervisor regularly and mentor a high school student in the summer scholars program. This role requires strong verbal communication skills as you will be required to write a scientific journal srticle.


Must have excellent customer service skills,

Special Schedule Requirements


EEOC Statement

Illinois Institute of Technology is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer dedicated to building a community of excellence, equity, inclusion and diversity. It is committed to fostering an inclusive environment and actively seeks applications from individuals of all backgrounds and identities regardless of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, disability, age, unfavorable discharge from the military, status as a protected veteran, sexual orientation including gender identity and expression, order of protection status, and/or genetic information. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.


Education & Experience

  • B.S. and M.S. in applied mathematics or related field.
  • Coauthor of at least one peer reviewed journal article.
  • Coursework in computational biochemistry (Chem 456 or equvilanct)
  • Knowledge & Skills

    Proficiency using Python for data analysis and visualization and LaTex for writing scientific journal articles. Strong verbal communication skills to discuss projects with mentor and mentee.


    No supervision or budget authority

    Physical Environment and Requirements


    Certifications and Licenses

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    Key Responsibilities

    Key Responsibility

    Data science tasks including programming and visualization.

    Percentage Of Time 50 Key Responsibility


    Percentage Of Time 30 Key Responsibility


    Percentage Of Time 20

    Posting Information

    Work Hours

    Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Position Category Part Time Posting Date 08/22/2023 Closing Date Posted Until Filled Yes Quicklink for Posting https: //

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    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
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