We have multiple openings for undergraduate students to engage in practical research experience to further their educational goals. Opportunities include conducting research in the following scientific fields: organic/inorganic synthesis, analytical, computational, materials characterization, actinide materials, optical materials science; electrochemistry; materials chemistry and physics; computational chemistry and materials science; nanoscale materials synthesis and characterization and metallurgy. These positions are in the Materials Science Division.
In this role you will
Working with scientists on projects involving hands-on work in a laboratory, computation or data analysis.
Under close supervision, will participate in research in assigned area.
Gathering and analyzing the data or information in support of scientific research.
Presenting work through presentations.
Must be a continuing college or university student in good standing at an accredited institution pursuing an undergraduate degree in chemistry, materials sciences, computational chemistry, or related field.
Ability to apply basic engineering, scientific, or physics principles to solve technical problems.
Demonstrated effective communication skills. Ability to present and communicate concepts and ideas.
Experience working with personal computers and familiarity with Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Qualifications We Desire
GPA of 3.0 or above.
Internal Number: 3743990000012453
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