Great college with many research projects available
Research Assistant (Current Employee), Chicago, IL – July 25, 2014
Once a week I had a meeting with my supervisor to set the objectives for that week and evaluate the progress of the research projects. There are a lot of students from several different countries, which represents a great opportunity to work in multicultural teams.
Major Gift Officer (Former Employee), Chicago – June 30, 2014
IIT will be internationally recognized in distinctive areas of education and research, using as its platform the global city of Chicago, driven by a professional and technology-oriented focus, and based on a culture of innovation and excellence.
Friendly enviroment workplace and worked with numberous individuals
Senior Student Services Representative (Former Employee), Chicago IL – June 24, 2014
My work day consist of managing a staff of three dispersing work loads among the staff while maintain students records. Provide various student requests input grades and certifying students to the Board of Law. I also serviced various requests for the professors and the dean of students.
Productive yet disorganized because of lack of communication
Student Researcher (Former Employee), Chicago, IL – May 24, 2014
A typical day at work was to continue your research, do what you know kinda attitude from your professor as long as the work is done before the deadline.
Things learned during my research is how to apply my fundamental knowledge in chemical engineering to different problems and make it more sustainable
Co-workers were from different fields and I had – more... to apply my management skills and understanding to get my points across
The hardest part of the job was time management because everyone had different issues to take care of and no one could be there on time during group meetings
The best part of the job is the pure satisfaction of winning awards and watching people appreciate your work. achievements like winning a silver medal for my water research theme, winning First place in sustainability for storm water management, and finalist for the clean energy competition. – less
Research Assistant (Current Employee), Chicago, IL – May 7, 2014
Being a graduate student and a research assistant at IIT since 2011, I have always been challenged by my advisor and my peers. I work with smart individuals, thus the environment is highly competitive. If work in industry is desired, this place is a good place to prepare oneself. Our research group focuses on Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) of Vertical – more... Axis Wind Turbines. This job is really interesting and fun. Specially if your results are logical! – less