Applied Math Undergraduate Research Position

This position is currently filled.

Employer

Mathematics and Sciences Department

Fall 2012

Address

Ira Allen 219



Purpose of Jobs, Duties, and Responsibilities

The Applied Math Undergraduate Research Position is for work study students who have some mathematics background and interest. This is a semester long program in which college students work with an individual faculty member on active and current research projects in applied mathematics.  Throughout the semester, students will be exposed to theoretical constructs, computational techniques, and real world applications, and they will develop the background and skills to prepare them for further study or employment in a mathematics-related career.  

There are a limited number of positions.  Efforts will be necessary to match student qualifications in terms of coursework and academic interests with the particular project of a faculty member.

 *Duties*

  1. You will meet weekly with your assigned professor.
  2. You will work 8-10 hours/week on your project and fill out a timesheet for this detailing all your work.
  3. You will submit a final report or website describing your project and the results of your research.

Qualifications

Must have been awarded work study. Must have strong mathematics interests and ability.

$10/hour, 8-10 hours/week

To Apply

Supervisor and Contact Information

Amanda Hattaway
hattawaya@wit.edu
617-989-4368

Federal Work-Study, Leopard Work Program, or both

Federal Work-Study/WIT Work

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