Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Student Assistant/Graduate Research Assistant, Office of Information Technology

A Student Assistant position is available for Fall 2013. You will be trained by the current GRA. With the intention to transfer to a Graduate Research Assistant position (tuition waiver, salary, health insurance) long term January 2014. Ideally someone who will be here two years or longer.


Work will in part be related to supporting bioinformatics genetics applications, upgrades, administration, helping users, scripting, demonstrations for potential users. An interest in learning basics about genetic sequencing is helpful.

Administration and implementation of a Web search engine will be part of the task. Making XSLT interfaces. Implementing new search technologies as they are released. An interest in learning details of search engine technology.

Knowledge, or desire to learn about web servers, configuration and administration of web servers. web system monitoring and analysis tools. Will help teach occasional workshops on various topics, like search technology, SQLite.

Knowledge/ Skills Required

Knowledge/ Skills Helpful


For inquiries, send a resume via email to John Rose: jbrose(at)


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