Hawai’i Natural Energy Institute, SOEST, 11-month, temporary, extramural funds. To begin approximately Fall 2022. Part-time position, 20 hours per week.
Duties to be Performed: Participates as a member of HNEI’s Grid Systems Technologies Advanced Research Team (GridSTART) focused on assisting the Principal Investigator with the development, test and evaluation of advanced grid architectures, enabling energy policies, and new technologies and methods for the effective integration of renewable energy resources, enhanced power system resilience and optimization. The graduate research assistant will be expected to be trained in EHSO laboratory safety; plan and conduct research related to smart grid, micro grid, renewable energy grid integration, and power systems operation; conduct data analysis and reduction; and organize and report findings.
Minimum Qualifications: B.S. in Electrical Engineering or related field. Prior admission to the Electrical Engineering graduate program at the University of Hawai‘i. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to work effectively in research organizations and to establish and maintain professional relationships with coworkers.
Salary: $2,429 per month (Step-15).
To apply: Submit: 1) a cover letter which includes your statement of research interest and identifies which graduate program at the University of Hawaii you have been accepted to or are currently enrolled in; and 2) curriculum vitae via email to Tammy Furuta at firstname.lastname@example.org. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Inquiries: Leon Roose at (808) 956-2331 or email@example.com.
Closing Date: August 29, 2022.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution