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KUDOS

The paper, “Characterization of atomic layer deposited semiconducting Co3O4,” authored by Konner E. K. Holden and John F. Conley Jr. is an Editor's Pick in the Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A.

IN THE NEWS

Discovering the secret doors into software
The word “hacker” often conjures up the stereotype of a nefarious genius typing away on a computer in a darkened room, stealing personal information — or worse. “I’m fortunate that the world now recognizes ethical hacking,” said Yeongjin Jang, assistant professor of computer science at Oregon State University. “I can use my skills to find and fix weaknesses in software.” EECS

NSA Codebreaker Challenge 2018 Results
The OSU Security Club placed first in the NSA Codebreaker Challenge. The challenge is a CTF-style event featuring reverse engineering, vulnerability analysis, and exploit development, along with something unique to keep things interesting. This year, the scenario involved exploiting ransomware developed using Ethereum Smart Contracts. OSU Security Club

AMD announces client compute leadership updates
Alumnus Saeid Moshkelani ('84 B.S. EE) was named senior vice president and general manager, Client Compute Group at AMD. He will lead all aspects of product strategy, management and engineering for AMD client computing products and solutions. CGMagazine

Stoel Rives Promotes 7 Attorneys to Partner Status
Stoel Rives LLP, an Am Law 200 law firm, is pleased to announce that seven of its attorneys became new partners of the firm effective Jan. 1, 2019. As a specialist in IP and a registered U.S. patent attorney, Robert Teel ('03 B.S. EE) combines his electrical engineering, business and legal experience to develop thoughtful IP strategies for technology companies — particularly for those designing sophisticated software, electrical circuitry, and optoelectronics. Stoel Rives

NOT NEWS, BUT OF INTEREST

Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang unplugged — The blockchain bubble and car autopilots
Huang’s sessions are unique because he’s one of those billionaires who doesn’t muzzle himself in the name of corporate propriety. He also has a unique command on today’s relevant technologies, including self-driving cars and the finer points of real-time raytracing and their applications in games like Battlefield V. VentureBeat

Tektronix names new president, Marc Tremblay
Tektronix, godfather to Oregon’s technology industry, named a new president. Marc Tremblay was previously president of the chemical analysis division of Thermo Fisher Scientific, a big Massachusetts industrial instruments company. The Oregonian

OPPORTUNITIES

The Pathway of A Sports Engineer
Thursday, January 17 | 7-8 pm | LINC 314
The OSU Sports Engineering and Product Development Club present Elise Hall, who will share her pathway to becoming an engineer at adidas as well as her experiences there. Hall received a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University in 2014 and an MSc in Sports Engineering at Sheffield Hallam University in 2015. Having been a competitive runner for over ten years, Hall has taken her passion and turned it into a career in engineering footwear. Hall is currently an Engineering Manager with a focus on mechanical engineering, and part of adidas’ Future Team where she interfaces with other innovators in design and sports science to bring to life concepts the next groundbreaking advancement in footwear.

Intel Day
Wednesday, Jan. 23 | 10-3 | KEC 1005 and KEC 1007
Meet some of our engineers and learn about opportunities at Intel. We are seeking majors in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Supply Chain, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, and related. BS, MS & PhDs welcome! Bring your resume.

Bioinformatics Users Group (BUG)
BUG consists of life scientists, bioinformaticians, computer scientists, mathematicians, engineers, statisticians, and researchers of all types who meet to discuss topics related to these fields of study. Meetings are generally informal, consisting of discussions, interactive talks or short workshops. All are welcome. No experience needed to participate.

FE Review Course Open for Registration
The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) club at Oregon State University is hosting the annual FE Review Course during Winter Term 2019 (exact dates on website, link below). The following subjects are covered: Mathematics, Probability and Statistics, Engineering Economics, Electrical Fundamentals, Statics, Dynamics, Strength of Materials, Materials Science, Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, and Heat Transfer. Registration includes access to digital recordings of each lecture and notes on an online file sharing system through Sept. 1st, 2019. The cost of the course is $100 if you sign up online before January 12th. The cost will be $125 after January 12th. If you have any questions, please contact tec@oregonstateiise.org.

Grand Challenges Scholars Program Info Session
Wednesday, January 16 | 6 pm | Johnson 219
The Leadership Academy is rolling out a new program as part of its structure called the Grand Challenges Scholars Program (GCSP). An initiative from the National Academy of Engineering, the GCSP is an exciting, nationally recognized program that allows engineering students to intentionally design their undergraduate experience to encounter one of the 14 Grand Challenges of Engineering for the 21st century. By participating and completing this program, you will be recognized by the National Academy of Engineering, be more professionally attractive to industry, and most importantly, have contributed in a tangible way to the prosperity of engineering and our society. Our upcoming deadline for applying to our program this academic year is January 28, 2019. For more information about the GCSP, visit our website, and make an appointment with our GCSP Coordinator, Arek Engstrom, to discuss your interest. Arek can be reached at arek.engstrom@oregonstate.edu.

Winter HWeekend
January 19-20 | Kelley Engineering Center| Free | All majors and experience levels welcome
HWeekend allows participants to use lots of modern tools to make exciting and interesting prototypes in only 30 hours! The event is free to participants but space is limited so sign-up ASAP! This event will be in partnership with the Inventors Enterprise club and is an approved event for the Internet of Things Alliance. Our theme will be, Smart Homes and Smart Lives. Imagine building prototypes to control your dorm or apartment? What about something to make your morning breakfast? Application deadline: January 10.

2019 COE Graduate Research Showcase
Registration is now open for the 2019 Graduate Research Showcase taking place on Friday, February 8. The Graduate Research Showcase is a daylong opportunity for you to advance your professional knowledge and skills, network with industry partners, and share your research with industry, faculty, peers, and the community. We are also pleased to welcome Dr. Inger Mewburn (The Thesis Whisperer) who will be giving the keynote at a luncheon exclusively for College of Engineering graduate students who present a poster and/or attend a workshop session. Please read the schedule and details regarding the Graduate Research Showcase. The registration deadline for the 2019 Graduate Research showcase is January 11 and spaces are filling up. Please be sure to register ASAP to reserve a spot.

Winter 2019 ResiSTORE Volunteer Search
The ResiSTORE (pronounced Resi-Store) is a volunteer-run electronics store located in the basement of Dearborn Hall that serves the OSU community. The store is curated by OSU students to serve their needs, in addition to the rest of OSU's research labs other electronics needs. There are many reasons to volunteer! They include after-hours access to the store for your own projects, learning about electronics (from customers and fellow volunteers), input into the future of the store itself, and more! Student volunteers are critical to the operation of the store. Volunteering is fun, easy, educational, and it looks great on scholarship applications and resumes! A typical volunteer may work in the store for only one or two hours per week, although more is certainly welcome. Sign up for volunteer training. If you have any questions, feel free to email OSURCstore@engr.orst.edu.

Materials Science and Engineering at Cornell University
Cornell’s Materials Science and Engineering M.Eng. enhanced program is designed to develop the professional engineering leaders of the future who understand the Technical, Business, and Legal, Ethical and Social Issues in Technology. The MSE M.Eng. program is designed to give you hands on experience while doing an internship and equip you with entrepreneurial skills to become true tech leaders. To learn more about the program please see: https://www.mse.cornell.edu/mse/programs/graduate-programs/master-engineering. We are accepting applications until we meet our cohort threshold. Apply today!

Next Great Startup
The Next Great Startup is OSU’s annual, multi-round competition for student-led teams looking to turn a startup idea into a real company. This is a campus-wide opportunity for startup ventures to get visibility, bragging rights, prizes and direct one-on-one mentorship with venture capitalists and local entrepreneurs. Mentorship, money and visibility are all on the line, however; the real prize is walking away with an actual company. Application deadline: January 17.

ECE Department at UC Santa Cruz - Now Accepting MS and PhD Applications for 2019
Our graduate programs offer four core tracks from which students can choose: Electronic Circuits and Energy Systems; Photonics and Electronic Devices; Robotics, Controls, and Cyber-Physical Systems; Signals, Image Processing, and Communications. Our MS program can be completed in one year, and UCSC was ranked 13th on Business Insider's list of "The 20 universities that are most likely to land you a job in Silicon Valley." Our PhD students work with some of the top researchers in their respective fields. UCSC was ranked 3rd worldwide for research influence in 2017 by Times Higher Education. Application deadlines: PhD January 10, MS February 1.

SCHOLARSHIPS/FELLOWSHIPS

Oregon State ScholarDollars
OSU ScholarDollars is Oregon State University's new online scholarship search and application portal! Starting November 1st, OSU students may use OSU ScholarDollars to submit an application for the nearly $50 million in campus-based scholarship funding available for the 2019-2020 academic year. By submitting one application, you will be considered for over 1,500 OSU scholarship opportunities! Newly-admitted first-year and transfer students may use OSU ScholarDollars to submit a scholarship application for the 2019-2020 academic year. Be sure to register your ONID account to get started!

Data Incubator
The Data Incubator is an intensive 8-week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier sessions, we will be holding another fellowship. Who Should Apply: Anyone who has already obtained a masters or PhD degree or who is within one year of graduating with a masters or PhD is welcome to apply. Applications from international students are welcome. Everyone else is encouraged to sign up for a future session.

Google Scholarships
Our scholarship programs support students from underrepresented groups in tech who are studying computer science, or a related degree, in the US and Canada. Those who receive our scholarships are awarded $10,000 USD (or $5,000 CAD) to put toward their academics the following school year, and are invited to attend the Google Scholars' Retreat in Mountain View next summer. To learn more about our scholarship programs visit g.co/scholarships.

L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program
The L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program honors female scientists at a critical stage in their careers with grants of $60,000 each. We’re seeking five exceptional female scientists looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the next generation of girls in STEM. Candidates are selected from a variety of fields including the life and physical/material sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and mathematics. Candidates must have completed their PhD and have started in their postdoctoral position by the application deadline. Application deadline: February 1, 2019.

Idaho National Laboratory Graduate Fellowship
This year there are two INL Graduate Fellowship postings. The first is specific to National and Homeland Security research, the second is associated with other INL mission areas. The INL Graduate Fellowship program is designed to identify exceptional talent in research areas aligned with INL's strategic agenda to enable the current and future mission of the INL. The program, a collaboration between INL and universities, provides mentoring and financial support for outstanding students who plan to enroll in graduate degree programs. Applicants are invited to apply online through inl.gov/careers job posting numbers 12535 and 12584. The postings will close February 15, 2019. Selections will be announced in May. Letters of recommendation can be emailed directly to me at ali.josephson@inl.gov.

Apriorit Computer Science Scholarship Program
Apriorit offers an educational technology grant for college freshmen in USA, who have been enrolled at a college or university for a computer engineering or computer science program this year. We want to support young people passionate about IT and planning to build their career in this field. 1 Prize: $1000. Application deadline: August 1, 2019.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCES FOR UNDERGRADUATES

2019 NSF REU Site on Consumer Networking - University of Missouri-Columbia
The REU will investigate some important issues related to software-defined networking, visual computing at the network edge, social health networking for eldercare, body-area sensing and emotion recognition. Students will participate and develop new skills in ongoing funded research projects of the faculty mentors by investigating, implementing, and testing viable solutions to technical challenges in consumer networking technologies. This research activity will allow the students to obtain a better understanding of the technical issues, performance, and trade-offs in consumer networking. Exposing the students to collaborative research environments, fostering their enthusiasm for science and engineering, and developing skills needed for pursuing advanced degrees in research is a goal of this program. Early application deadline is January 31.

Computational Sensing for Human-centered AI - Rochester Institute of Technology
The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is inviting applications for summer 2019. In our program, students will experience research and other career-enhancing activities in an interdisciplinary environment with special focus on Computational Sensing for Human-centered AI. The REU students will receive a stipend of up to $5000, up to $600 for travel, and up to $1200 for meals. They will also stay free on campus.Application deadline: January 31, 2019.

Sensor Science and Engineering - University of Maine
During the Summer of 2018 the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and the Laboratory for Surface Science and Technology (LASST) at the University of Maine will offer the opportunity for a limited number of highly qualified undergraduate students to participate in research under the guidance of various faculty in the area of sensor science and engineering. Students will be involved in fundamental and applied sensor research in a new engineering science research building where they will work with state-of-the-art research equipment and facilities. Application Deadline: January 31, 2018.

National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure - various institutions
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) programs are an excellent way for undergraduates to become acquainted with scientific research and graduate student life. REU programs typically consist of an intensive 10 week summer research experience at a university different than your own. The specific technical areas vary by site, but all are within the broad umbrella of "nanotechnology". Projects are available within the broad areas of solid state physics and chemistry, materials science, electronic devices and materials, and biology/biomedical engineering. Deadlines vary, based on institution: January 31 - March 1.

FREEDM 2019 REU - North Carolina State University
The Summer REU program offers a research opportunity to undergraduate students who are majoring in electrical and computer engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, materials science engineering, computer science and related fields. The undergraduate student will spend 10 weeks during the summer conducting research at NC State, learning different aspects of university research, and presenting their work at symposia. This program is open to U.S Citizens and permanent residents only. Deadline: January 27.

Nebraska Summer Research Program
Our 10-week residential summer research experience provides mentoring and research participation while allowing scholars to preview graduate school life at a Research1 university. Participants all receive competitive stipends, room and board, travel/transport, graduate school preparation workshops, social and networking activities, and more. Summer 2019 research programs include: biomedical engineering, materials research science and engineering, nanotechnology coordinated infrastructure, and unmanned systems. Priority deadline: February 1.

Research Experiences for Undergraduates - California State University, Monterey Bay
We are now accepting applications for our 2019 summer program. Our REU program is open to students from all STEM-related majors. Students in our REU program can choose to conduct research in Monterey Bay including ocean engineering (includes ocean robotics, autonomous underwater vehicle design, computer programming, scientific instrumentation development). The application for Summer 2019 will be available November 13, 2018 - February 11, 2019.

NCI Systems Biology and Physical Sciences Summer Research Program
The National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Cancer Systems Biology Consortium and Physical Sciences in Oncology Network are offering rising Junior and Senior undergraduates with outstanding research potential the opportunity to work closely with faculty mentors from NCI-supported institutions. The program is designed specifically for students who wish to gain experience in the interdisciplinary fields of systems biology and physical oncology. Students who are especially interested in cancer research careers are encouraged to apply. Opportunities are available at 15 research institutions across the United States. Application deadline: February 15, 2019.

Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine Undergraduate Summer Research Program
The College of Veterinary Medicine offers an opportunity to perform health-related research in its laboratories during the summer. The program is open to all undergraduate students and it is supported by internal funds. At the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine, Biomedical Faculty page, you can peruse the various research interests of the faculty. (Note: computer science professor Stephen Ramsey is a member of the biomedical faculty.) Contact a faculty member whose research interests you and fill out the undergraduate application. The deadline to apply is February 15, 2019.

Clean Energy Bridge to Research REU / RET Program - University of Washington
Clean Energy Bridge to Research (CEBR) is a summer research program from the Clean Energy Institute (CEI) at the University of Washington (UW). CEBR supports a select group of undergraduates and community or tribal college students and teachers to participate in authentic research in solar, energy storage, and grid technologies under the mentorship of UW’s world-class faculty and grad students. CEBR builds on the success of the now completed Hooked On Photonics REU program. Application Deadline: February 15, 2019.

Molecular Engineering Materials Center - University of Washington
The University of Washington Molecular Engineering Materials Center (UW MEM·C) summer REU program is focused on exposing underrepresented minorities and veterans to a viable and relevant career pathway focused on materials and energy research. Undergraduates, including veterans, will find that the research topics are both challenging and relevant to their experience. How can we provide mobile, lightweight and inexpensive energy sources to our forces and to the communities they work with? How can materials research lead to new electronics that are super miniaturized, low energy consumption and reliable? How can new kinds of sensors be used to improve safety, efficiency, and effectiveness? Application deadline: February 16, 2019.

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU Site for Computational Sensing and Medical Robotics - Johns Hopkins University
The REU program in Computational Sensing and Medical Robotics (CSMR) is an intensive, ten-week program of laboratory research and instruction, beginning at the end of May and concluding in early August. Projects are available in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science. Application deadline: February 17.

Next-Generation Health Monitoring Systems with Flexible Electronics, Novel Algorithms and Secure Communications - University of Washington Bothell
The overarching theme of these projects is advancing the technologies for the development of reliable, low-cost and comfortable health monitoring devices having features such as delivering real-time data over the internet for remote care and cloud processing. The projects cover research problems in device and system fabrication; bio-signal processing; and data security and computing. Application Deadline: February 20, 2019.

Solar Energy Research for the Terawatt Challenge - Arizona State University
The QESST Engineering Research Center offers undergraduates the opportunity to participate in solar energy research. Through work on the pilot line, students will have access to state-of-the-art facilities and gain experience directly relevant to industry, giving them the opportunity to demonstrate the commercial impact and relevance of their ideas by guiding them through the steps required to bring new ideas to commercialization. Application Deadline: March 1, 2018.

COLLOQUIA/SEMINARS

Fly-by-Logic: Control of Multi-Drone Fleets with Temporal Logic Objectives
Wednesday, January 16 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm | KEC 1005
Houssam Abbas, Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Oregon State University

Planning in Space-Time with Bayesian Optimisation
Friday, January 18 | 10:00am to 11:00am | Rogers 226
Fabio Ramos, Professor, School of Computer Science, University of Sydney

EVENTS

OSU Portland Center Grand Opening
Monday, January 14 | 1:00pm to 6:30pm | 555 SW Morrison St., Meier & Frank Building, Second Floor
Join Oregon State University for an open house to celebrate the grand opening of its OSU Portland Center. Learn about innovative hybrid academic programs, professional development opportunities and ways to engage with OSU’s College of Engineering in the Portland region. All open house attendees are invited to enter drawings for several prizes—including a new iPad, plus free t-shirts while supplies last. Discover how the OSU Portland Center fits into our vision for a better tomorrow. Light refreshments provided.

Grand Challenges Scholars Program Info Session
Wednesday, January 16 | 6 pm | Johnson 219
The Leadership Academy is rolling out a new program as part of its structure called the Grand Challenges Scholars Program (GCSP). An initiative from the National Academy of Engineering, the GCSP is an exciting, nationally recognized program that allows engineering students to intentionally design their undergraduate experience to encounter one of the 14 Grand Challenges of Engineering for the 21st century. By participating and completing this program, you will be recognized by the National Academy of Engineering, be more professionally attractive to industry, and most importantly, have contributed in a tangible way to the prosperity of engineering and our society. Our upcoming deadline for applying to our program this academic year is January 28, 2019. For more information about the GCSP, visit our website, and make an appointment with our GCSP Coordinator, Arek Engstrom, to discuss your interest. Arek can be reached at arek.engstrom@oregonstate.edu.

The Pathway of A Sports Engineer
Thursday, January 17 | 7-8 pm | LINC 314
The OSU Sports Engineering and Product Development Club present Elise Hall, who will share her pathway to becoming an engineer at adidas as well as her experiences there. Hall received a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University in 2014 and an MSc in Sports Engineering at Sheffield Hallam University in 2015. Having been a competitive runner for over ten years, Hall has taken her passion and turned it into a career in engineering footwear. Hall is currently an Engineering Manager with a focus on mechanical engineering, and part of adidas’ Future Team where she interfaces with other innovators in design and sports science to bring to life concepts the next groundbreaking advancement in footwear.

Winter HWeekend
January 19-20 | Kelley Engineering Center| Free | All majors and experience levels welcome
HWeekend allows participants to use lots of modern tools to make exciting and interesting prototypes in only 30 hours! The event is free to participants but space is limited so sign-up ASAP! This event will be in partnership with the Inventors Enterprise club and is an approved event for the Internet of Things Alliance. Our theme will be, Smart Homes and Smart Lives. Imagine building prototypes to control your dorm or apartment? What about something to make your morning breakfast? Application deadline: January 10.

Intel Day
Wednesday, Jan. 23 | 10-3 | KEC 1005 and KEC 1007
Meet some of our engineers and learn about opportunities at Intel. We are seeking majors in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Supply Chain, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, and related. BS, MS & PhDs welcome! Bring your resume.

Leadership Academy Suit Camp
Thursday, February 7 | 3-6 pm | CH2M Hill Alumni Center
Come out to the College of Engineering Leadership Academy’s annual Suit Camp! This is a unique event where you will be matched with industry professionals for mock interviews, as well as enjoy a networking social hour with them afterwards! A great way to maximize your professional network and practice skills that will give you a leg up in internship and job interviews. Open to ALL engineering students. Email coeleadershipacademy@oregonstate.edu with any questions.

Hiring for Hydro Career Fair at HydroVision International
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 | Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Hotel
Hiring for Hydro brings together over 80 students from over 14 colleges in the Pacific Northwest to participate in an educational workshop about careers in hydropower to be followed by a special recruiting session. This event was established to address the hiring needs of the industry, build academic interest at the college level, and create a strong conduit between industry and regional schools. Students are asked to complete a short application with contact information, why they are interested in attending this Hiring for Hydro event and what coursework they have taken related to hydropower. This information is due by January 4, 2019.

JOB SEARCH AND CAREER ADVICE

Top 25 skills employers need in 2019 include creativity, persuasion, AI: LinkedIn data
LinkedIn mined its user data to create a list of skills and experience that will improve your odds. The social-media employment and networking service came up with its ranking "by looking at skills that are in high demand relative to their supply. Demand is measured by identifying the skills listed on the LinkedIn profiles of people who are getting hired at the highest rates." The Oregonian

The Perfect Cover Letter Template to Show Off Your Skills
When it comes to applying for a job, you want to provide a highlight reel of your career path and show why your background and experiences make you an ideal fit for the position in question. To do this effectively, you can start with a cover letter template. So, how exactly do you do that in a tidy one-page cover letter and thoughtfully showcase why you’re the right one for the position? The Muse

10 Impressive Questions to Ask in a Job Interview
A surprising number of candidates don’t have many questions at all, or simply use the time to try to further pitch themselves for the job. So here are the ten best questions to ask in an interview when it’s your turn to ask the questions — to both impress your potential employer and help you get useful insights into whether or not this is the right job for you. The Cut

JOBS

Don’t forget to check out the AfterCollege job site, tailored especially for our EECS students.

Student Jobs

Student Systems Engineer-CASS Open Source Lab
The OSU Open Source Lab is looking for hourly students for DevOps Systems Engineers. This position is part-time during the academic year, and full-time during the summer as long as the student is not taking any classes (in summer term, only). This position involves working on the infrastructure that powers much of the open source ecosystem. Is responsible for racking, deploying, maintaining and design of various parts of our infrastructure. Interacts with the community and clients via email and IRC on a daily basis on tasks such as troubleshooting issues and deploying new services.

Student Technical Assistant - OPEnS Programmer
OSU OPEnS Lab seeks two undergraduate students to work in a hands-on, technology-rich maker-space to produce next generation sensing technologies for enviornmental research. These hires will program microcontrollers to interface with Internet of Things technologies, sensors, and actuators to produce and test new environmental sensing instrumentation. You’ll also collaborate with professors and student researchers to help them design new solutions.

Undergraduate research assistant with CS background
EECS professor is looking for a CS major undergraduate research assistant for the Winter term of 2019. Maximum 20 hours/week at a rate of $12-$17/hour, depending on qualification. Main work: Write Python scripts for research project (80%); Collaborate with team members to meet project requirements (20%). Minimum Qualifications: Employment Eligibility Requirements (https://fa.oregonstate.edu/stu-manual/500-employment-eligibility-requirements). Experience working with classes, sockets and threads using Python; Familiarity with Linux and Windows OS. Experience with Matlab and Java a plus. The Student Technical Assistant is responsible for attending weekly meetings, collaborating with team members, and working independently to meet project deadlines. If interested, please send resume to huaping.liu@oregonstate.edu.

Environmental Sensing and Instrumentation Assistant
Dr. Ochoa seeks an undergraduate to build environmental sensors and conduct field deployments with OSU OPEnS Lab, a hands-on technology-rich makerspace. This hire will use 3D printers, microcontrollers, and Internet of Things (loT) technologies to produce and test their new instrumentation. You’ll collaborate with Lab director Dr. Udell and Dr. Ochoa to create environmental sensor networks. Hire will assemble and program sensor hardware and software, test at a variety of sites determined by Dr. Ochoa, and revise the hardware based on feedback learned from the deployment experience. You’ll also install professional grade scientific instrumentation at deployment sites, collect data, and validate the instruments you create with industry standard equipment. Hire will conduct orderly operations in the OPEnS maker lab, making sure that equipment is used safely and is returned in good order. The hire will be expected to undertake the construction and deployment of their sensing systems under the guidance of Lab Director Dr. Udell.

AgBiz Web Developer
Develop and support the AgBiz Logic web site. A mix of frontend and backend web development. Work in a small team with a startup style environment. Work on campus or remotely via github.

Student Programmer/Developer - OSU Office of Institutional Analytics and Reporting
The Business Intelligence Center (BIC) team is recruiting a motivated student employee to work part time during the school year (up to 20 hours a week) and possibly full-time during break periods. The applicant should have a technical aptitude, ability to learn new technologies and skills, work independently, and complete assignments in a timely manner.

Student Information Technology (College of Forestry Helpdesk)
These positions are responsible for helping faculty, staff, and students with their Informational Technology needs at a student run help desk. That includes working with lab computers, storage servers, networking, printers, and software applications. Responding to phone, email, and in-person requests for technical help. Documenting support requests. Troubleshooting and resolving hardware and software problems, working directly with vendors and customers, as necessary. Following designated escalation procedures for high level issues. Printer maintenance. Maintaining clean and orderly computer labs. Opening and closing facilities. Configuration and setup of computer work stations.

Student Energy Analyst: OSU Energy Efficiency Center (MIME)
The OSU Energy Efficiency Center is hiring Sophomore, Junior, and Senior engineering students (all disciplines) with excellent technical aptitude; and a proven ability to apply themselves, learn new technologies, work independently, and complete assignments in a timely manner. Center analysts tour regional facilities, collect data and prepare engineering recommendations for industrial and other clients to improve energy efficiency, reduce waste generation, and increase profitability. This position offers the successful applicant a great opportunity for quality experience and professional development. Applicants must be able to work with the center at least one school year and two summers.

Internships

AAAS Entrypoint! Internship
Entry Point!, a signature program of the AAAS Project on Science, Technology and Disability, is a national effort to discover and develop talent among undergraduate and graduate students with disabilities who demonstrated a talent and interest in pursuing a STEM career. The primary goal of the project is to increase the diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce at the professional level. Entry Point! recruits, screens, and refers qualified candidates to company and university research program partners for 10-week summer internships.

BS/MS Software Development Engineer Summer Internship - Amazon
We are looking for future Amazon interns to join us for summer 2019! Amazon interns have the opportunity to work alongside the industry’s brightest engineers who innovate everyday on behalf of our customers. Our interns and co-ops write real software and partner with a select group of experienced software development engineers, who both help and challenge them as they work on projects that matter to our customers. As an intern, you will be matched to a manager and a mentor and given the opportunity to have direct impact on the evolution of Amazon's technologies as well as lead mission critical projects early in your career. Your design, code, and raw smarts will contribute to solving some of the most complex technical challenges in the areas of distributed systems, data mining, automation, optimization, scalability, and security- just to name a few.

Amazon Future Engineer Internship - Summer 2019
Our 12-week software development internship program provides hands-on learning and building experiences for college freshmen and sophomores who are making an early commitment to computer science. As an Amazon Future Engineer (AFE), you will partner closely with your technical mentor, manager, and fellow AFE interns to innovate and create on behalf of our customers. You will gain experience working with cutting-edge technologies and tools unique to Amazon.

Engineering Internships with USDA
USDA is hiring lots of summer interns, including engineering interns!! Check out https://www.usda.gov/internships for the latest info on the OneUSDA Internship Program – scroll down to the bottom of the page, and you’ll find links to Internship vacancies across the country. We are hiring interns in veterinary science, administration, biological sciences, ENGINEERING(!), and business. USDA will start reviewing applications on December 9, and the application window will close on January 18, 2019.

MS/PhD Qualcomm ADC internship
Qualcomm ADC team is looking for an intern for next year.

Spring 2019 Process TCAD Intern - ON Semiconductor
This opportunity will ask a student to perform the following job duties: device simulation using Sentarus for HV MOS devices; enhancement of method for TCAD of piezoelectric transformers using Ansys; TCAD evaluation of piezoelectric transformers for conversion efficiency and reduced size. In order to be considered for an internship, you must be a student currently enrolled in a graduate electrical engineering program in the following semester.

Full-Time Positions

Technical Apprentice - Amazon Web Services
AWS Tech U is an accelerated career development program for students who want to advance both their technical and business skills. This unique residency program consists of a six-month project-based learning curriculum followed by a six-month on-the-job learning assignment in an AWS technical field role with Solutions Architecture, Training & Certification or Professional Services. You will learn from top AWS subject matter experts and get paid while you train for an exciting career in the tech industry.

Cloud Support Associate - Amazon Web Services
We are seeking people with strong customer support and technical skills. Do you have experience troubleshooting problems spanning multiple systems? Do you have a background in networking or operating systems? Do you have experience providing world-class customer service? Learn and use groundbreaking technologies. Apply advanced troubleshooting techniques to provide unique solutions to our customers' individual needs. Opportunity to closely work with and learn from Subject Matter Experts in cloud technologies. Work directly with Amazon Web Service architects to help reproduce and resolve customer issues. Leverage your extensive customer support experience to provide feedback to internal AWS teams on how to improve our services.

Software Development Engineer - Amazon
Amazon Student Programs is looking for entry level Software Development Engineers to join our development teams located in Amazon offices across the United States. Collaborate with experienced cross-disciplinary Amazonians to conceive, design, and bring to market innovative devices and services. Design and build innovative technologies in a large distributed computing environment and help lead fundamental changes in the industry. Create services to run predictions on distributed systems with exposure to cutting edge technologies at incredible scale and speed. Build distributed storage, index, and query systems that are scalable, fault-tolerant, low cost, and easy to manage and use.

Analyst Programmer - OSU Enterprise Computing Services
The Data Architecture Team (DATA) serves as the group responsible for the development and improvement of RESTful APIs that use proven standards, design patterns and data formats. This position will be guided by an analyst/programmer III in providing analysis and programming support that focuses on improving the interoperability of applications to streamline communication between systems and provide a platform so that data can be leveraged by services provided to students, staff and faculty at OSU. Any developer at OSU can take advantage of the available APIs to implement into their programs. Check out our developer resources and connect with the developer community at Oregon State.

Research Scientist - Intel
As a Research Scientist in Intel Lab's Radio Circuits Technologies Lab, you will own digital architecture and design for state-of-the-art RF transceivers, focusing on mixed-signal and digital signal processing systems. The ideal candidate will contribute to development of high-performance and ultra-low power transceiver architectures through VLSI design for high-speed and energy efficiency, working in collaboration with cross-functional teams with analog and system designers. The position entails digital front-end work, including RTL design, IP block integration, synthesis, and gate-level verification to deliver highly integrated digital blocks. As a research lead, you will develop high-value designs as well as intellectual property, research publications, and business unit technology transfers.

Faculty Positions

Lecturer - University of Maine School of Computing and Information Science
The successful candidate will be expected to be an effective and engaging teacher, to make a strong commitment to the development of innovative computing curricula, to advise and mentor undergraduates in pursuit of their academic and research goals, and to collaborate with colleagues to increase student success. The typical teaching load is three courses per semester at the undergraduate level; occasional graduate courses may be an option for candidates with a PhD. Some service to the School, College, and University is expected.

Tenure Track Assistant Professor - New Jersey Institute of Technology
The Helen and John C. Hartmann Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering invites applications from outstanding individuals for a tenure track Assistant Professor faculty position in the area of computer engineering with a focus on novel architectures and systems for neuromorphic computing, quantum computing and other emerging information processing paradigms for applications in machine learning/data science, high-performance computing and advanced computer networking. We are also interested in candidates specializing in the post-CMOS devices and systems for developing novel architectures for these applications as well as for embedded systems, internet-of-things (IoT), and cyber-physical systems.

Computer Science Tenure-Track Positions - California State University, Fullerton
The Computer Science Department at California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) invites applicants for several full-time, tenure track positions as Assistant Professors of Computer Science with the appointments beginning in August 2019. The department seeks experts in all areas. CSUF values and is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse community. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, research or service that they can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our community.

Tenure-Track Positions in Computer Science - The Citadel
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions in computer science at the Assistant Professor level beginning August 2019. Minimum qualifications include an earned Ph.D. in computer science and a commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and service. In addition, candidates should exemplify The Citadel’s core values of honor, duty, and respect. Candidates from all areas of computer science are encouraged to apply, especially those with strong backgrounds in cybersecurity. Located in beautiful Charleston, S.C., The Citadel is a fully accredited, public, comprehensive, co-educational college with a student body of 2300 undergraduate and 1000 evening and graduate students.

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor- Electrical & Computer Engineering
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Oregon State University (OSU) invites applications for two or more full-time (1.00 FTE), tenure-track, 9-month Assistant, Associate, or Full professor positions in any area of Cybersecurity to begin Fall 2019. Applicants must hold a doctorate degree in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or closely related field. The successful candidate is expected to initiate new funded research as well as expand, complement, and collaborate with existing research programs in the School, the College of Engineering, and beyond.

Two CS Tenure Track Positions at Cal State Monterey Bay
Computer science program at California State University - Monterey Bay has two tenure track positions in computer science. With our investments in cohort programs, commitment to high expectations, academic quality, building partnerships with community colleges & industry, and broadening participation in computing, we are primed to make big contributions to computing education. Visit https://csumb.peopleadmin.com/postings/4564 & https://csumb.peopleadmin.com/postings/4563 for more details about the open positions.

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (Computer Science) - OSU School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Oregon State University invites applications for one or more full-time (1.00 FTE), tenure-track, 9-month Assistant, Associate, or Full professor positions in the Computer Science areas of databases, programming languages, software engineering, and artificial intelligence. Anticipated start date is Fall 2019. Applicants must hold a doctorate degree in Computer Science or closely related field before the first day of employment. The successful candidate is expected to expand, complement, and collaborate with existing research programs in the School, and to perform duties related to teaching, student advising, and professional service.

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Robotics) - Oregon State University
The College of Engineering invites applications for one full-time (1.00 FTE), tenure-track, 9-month Assistant (preferred), Associate, or Full professor position in the Robotics Program. Applicants must hold a doctorate in a relevant field. The successful candidate is expected to initiate new funded research as well as expand, complement, and collaborate with existing research programs in the School, the Collaborative Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CoRIS) Institute, the College of Engineering and beyond. The successful candidates will have office and laboratory space physically located with the existing Robotics group, will have an administrative home most appropriate to their area of expertise within the College of Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, or Electrical Engineering and Computer Science), and be a member of the CoRIS Institute.

 


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