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Research Associate, Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

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Date: Jul 6, 2019

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

College of Engineering and Applied Science

The University of Cincinnati, College of Engineering and Applied Science invites applications for a Research Associate in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics. This is a full-time staff position with teaching and research duties in the area of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) discipline within aerospace engineering.

Duties include

  • Assist with the coordination of laboratory projects or research studies in the field of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
  • Makes independent contributions to projects and studies based on professional training or functional experience;
  • Solves problems using combined research knowledge;
  • Independently works on whole projects/problems;
  • Decides how to solve problem and relies on own resources to resolve it;
  • Contributes effectively to the collective team effort;
  • Analyses research results;
  • Organizes data search and analysis procedures;
  • Assists in establishing test controls, criteria and research standards;
  • Assists in the design of complex data processing systems to analyze research data;
  • Accomplishes assigned results for project/studies, or for significant aspects of larger, complex assignments;
  • Serves as a seasoned level researcher.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering or related field.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Two years’ experience in academic research background in experimental research
  • Two years’ experience with Manufacturing, Machining, and Fabrication of materials including metal (and metal alloys) and composites.
  • Proficient in manufacturing engineering software (ex. MasterCAM, SolidWorks, etc.)


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.


REQ: 37875 


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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