Job Number: 76394
Graphic Designer 1, 75% FTE, 1-Year Fixed Term Non-exempt, Paygrade F The mission of Stanford's Department of Bioengineering is to create a fusion of engineering and the life sciences that promote scientific discovery and the development of new biomedical technologies and therapies through research and education. The Department of Bioengineering is jointly supported by the Schools of Medicine and Engineering. It includes, in a single department, research and teaching programs that embrace biology as a new engineering paradigm and apply engineering principles to medical problems and biological systems. The Prakash lab is a curiosity-driven research lab that focuses on the physics of biology. Our approach brings together experimental and theoretical techniques from soft-condensed matter physics, fluid dynamics, theory of computation and unconventional nano-fabrication to the problems in biology from organismal to cellular to molecular scale To do so, we design and build precision instruments that perturb biological machines and their synthetic analogues. Along the way, we invent novel technologies with clinical applications with a current focus on resource-poor settings. The position will be responsible for creating graphics for a new series of pamphlets that will introduce users to science and microscopy featuring the Foldscope, a low-cost microscope that was developed in the Prakash Lab, as the instrument of instruction. Additional graphics work will be required for other projects in the Prakash lab as needed such as logos for projects, designs for websites and brochures and posters. This position is a one-year position at 75% FTE (30 hours per week). Note: Not all unique aspects of the job are covered by this job description JOB PURPOSE:
Assist in the development and execution of work performed in the field of visual communication.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in related field and one year of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
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