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Student Hourly Assistant (Electrical Engr.)- NSF

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Position Details

Classification Information

Title Code 7759
Job Category Student
Min Salary or Wage $8.50/hour
Mid Salary or Wage $11.75/hour
Required Education

Presently enrolled for at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done. For work eligibility during a summer term, a student must be enrolled for at least six (6) graduate or undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done or pre-registered at least 6 undergraduate semester hours or 9 graduate semester hours for the upcoming fall term; must be in academic good standing (SAP) as demonstrated through your college; minimum GPA must be 2.0.

Required Experience

No prior experience necessary

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities


Required Certification(s)/Licensure(s)


Wage per Hour

Department Information

Department Name Electrical Engineering
Department Location NECEngineering Bldg.
Department Phone Number 936-261-9908
Department Fax Number 936-261-9930
Department Address P.O. Box 519, M/S 2520, PVAMU 77446

Position Information

Posting Title Student Hourly Assistant (Electrical Engr.)- NSF
Academic Year 2016-2017
Semester Spring
Funding Type Student Hourly
Academic Classification Sophomore, Junior, Senior
# of Students 9
Preferred Education

3.0 GPA with a classification of Sophomore, Junior or Senior in one of the Engineering fields.

Preferred Experience Requirements


Department Skills Required Summary

Knowledge of LabVIEW, C/C++, JAVA, Python or MATLAB is preferred. Software toos such as TENsorFlow is a plus.

Special Requirements Summary


AA/EEO Statement

Prairie View A&M University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number STU00879JP
Posting Summary

This position is responsible for participating in a funded research project on big data analytics and applications and work on real-time data processing for situational awareness and smart and connected health care systems design. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, participating in research seminars and presenting research results; writing and submitting reports; as well as other duties as assigned.

Open Date 02/28/2017
Close Date 04/11/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant


Special Requirements

Sophomore, Junior, Senior with a 3.0 GPA

Background Check Required Yes
Posting Text Approved by Research Compliance

After reviewing the contract for the project, it was determined that there is a restriction on citizenship of the students.

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you presently enrolled in at least nine (9) graduate or six (6) undergraduate semester credit hours during the term in which the work is to be done?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * What is your classification (freshman, sophomore, etc.)?
    • Freshman
    • Sophomore
    • Junior
    • Senior
    • Graduate

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. References List
  4. Detailed Class Schedule
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application