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Graduate Student Research Assistant

Chosun University, Republic of Korea

Position Information:

Position Title: Graduate Student Research Assistant

Job Group: Professional & Scientific

Required Minimum Quals: Bachelor's degree

Preferred Qualifications: Personal experience with, or knowledge of, graduate-level higher education.

Job Description:

The Graduate College at Chosun University is seeking a candidate for the Graduate Student Research Assistant position. This position performs a wide range of duties covering all research work related to the unmanned aerial vehicle.

Our research interests include control and optimization for autonomous operations of unmanned assets, particularly UAV, including;

1) Energy efficient path planning using system control and optimization methods;

2) SOC, SOH, and SOP state estimation algorithm development of small Li-Ion battery pack system for miniature UAV;

3) Configurable model-based SW platform development for miniature UAV.

Accurate and meticulous research for undergoing projects and working with the lab advisor are primary duties. Besides, the processing and disposition of various request forms submitted by the lab advisor, graduate faculty, and staff are expected. Because of the dynamic nature and decentralized approach to graduate education at Chosun University, the position provides a stimulating variety of activities that help the lab grow.

Attention to detail, respect for uniform adherence to policy, commitment to Chosun University's Principles of Community, the ability to perform well independently and in teams, and strong communication skills are essential.

This position will be hired as a research assistant.


Example of Duties

Provides research results to the lab adviser while performing a variety of R&D projects.

Advises co-workers or undergrad students on related R&D works.

Level Guidelines

Individual contributor position with developing professional and/or technical skills working under immediate to general supervision

Grasps professional-level knowledge and concepts of the field while working in a progressive learning mode

Works on problems and issues of somewhat limited scope

Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data for which answers are available or can be obtained

Responds to inquiries and issues, escalating to a manager or higher-level workers as appropriate

May lead projects of limited scope and complexity

May provide guidance to students


Number of Months Employed Per Year: 12 Month Work Period

Time Type: Full time

Pay Rate Type: Salary

Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please contact Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:

1) Resume or Curriculum Vitae

2) Letter of Application or Cover Letter

If you have questions regarding this application process, please email or call 062-230-7188.

Original Posting Date: November 1, 2021

Posting Close Date: November 15, 2021

Address: Chosun University, Aerospace Engineering Building, #4103-1,

309 Pilmun-daero, Dong-gu, Gwangju, Republic of Korea 61452

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