Chemistry Undergraduate Research Assistant--McPhail LabStudent Assistant

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Job Title: Chemistry Undergraduate Research Assistant--McPhail LabStudent Assistant
Location: UWG Recruiting Location
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 228468
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Job Summary

Student research assistants in the McPhail Lab will participate in ongoing research projects involving quantum dots. This will include the synthesis, purification, and spectroscopic characterization of quantum dots. Ongoing experiments also involve the preparation of quantum dot thin films and their electronic characterization by photocurrent measurements.

Required Qualifications

Applicants must have passed CHEM 1211, CHEM 1211L, CHEM 1212, and CHEM 1212L with at least a letter grade of C.

Must have at least a 2.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours

Preferred Qualifications

Chemistry Majors are preferred. Preference will also be given to applicants that have completed CHEM 2411 and CHEM 2411L.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Applicants should have a foundational knowledge of general chemistry topics typically covered in CHEM 1211 and 1212. Applicants are expected to be proficient in the basic laboratory methods of measuring and weighing solids and liquids. Applicants should be able to use Microsoft Powerpoint, Excel, and Word. Applicants should have experience working safely in a chemistry lab setting.

Work will be performed within the chemistry facilities in the TLC. This will include working at laboratory benchtops and fume hoods.

Other Information

Student Learning Outcomes:

Students will plan and execute chemical experiments in a timely manner. They will also acquire, analyze, and communicate chemical data resulting from these experiments.

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Posted: 6/7/2021
Application Due: 6/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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