Department Name: 81050:BIOSYSTEMS & AGR ENGINEERING
This position will aid in the successful completion of student projects, research and instruction requiring technical expertise in the field of electrical, computer and systems engineering. Provide practical lab experience to BAE undergraduate and graduate students in the fields of analog electronics, digital electronics, embedded systems, data acquisition, instrumentation, and programming. Design and guidance to BAE faculty, staff, and graduate research assistants. Prototyping, testing, deploying. Compose and present technical literature for seminars, conferences and other publications describing systems built and experiments performed with them.Track, organize and maintain electrical parts and equipment in the department for both research and teaching uses. Order replacement components and materials as necessary. Handle equipment maintenance. Make recommendations on equipment maintenance and replacement.
Prefer one year of experience: Visual Studio, CAD, Matlab, MS Office, LabView, and broad knowledge of electronics.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
BS in Engineering, embedded systems design experience, and valid driver's license are preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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