Research Assistant

Location
Michigan
Posted
25 May 2019
End of advertisement period
26 Jul 2019
Ref
172819
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Summary

In this project, we will work on a multimodel sensing of human behavior project. More specifically, we will use both contact and non-contact methods to detect if building occupants arethermally comfortable or not.

The student will work in a team to build a new dataset by acquiring data using biosensors and thermal and visible cameras.

This project is sponsored by the Toyota Research Institute.

This project is grand funded.

Required Qualifications*

The candidate should have a thermal sciences background and poses good hands-on skills and experience in data collection and data processing using Matlab, Excel, etc.

Must be a current UM-Flint graduate student in good academic standing.

Background Screening

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U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.