Postdoctoral Researcher (Current Employee) – Ames, IA – January 20, 2016
I've had an amazing experience at Iowa State thus far and thats partially because of the courses and professors. There are a variety of classes offered at Iowa State. Most of my classes have been beneficial towards my major and future career although some I also just needed to fill a requirement.
Undergraduate Research Assistant (Current Employee) – Ames, IA – January 3, 2016
Worked as an undergraduate researcher. Worked with graduate students in the mechanical engineering group for the Self aware complex systems group. Made some trips to the test bed and also made some data analysis. Used wireshark for packet capture and carrying out simulated cyber attacks
Research Assistant (Current Employee) – Ames, IA – December 21, 2015
It is very nice place to study and work. People usually loves and focuses on their research, study, and work. I live the style people lives. If any chance, I would come back and spend the rest of my life in here.
Laboratory Assistant II (Former Employee) – Ames, IA – December 19, 2015
if you work in research, you will be surrounded by highly educated and talented individuals. However, if you work in a commercial lab, you will be surrounded with people who are very difficult to get along with
Field Research Assistant (Former Employee) – Ames, IA – December 8, 2015
The ability to conduct research with minimal prior experience is incredible in advancing your knowledge. A typical day consisted of recording data, evaluating, statistical analysis, and report writing. The ability to be a part of a major project and receive accommodation for your work was excellent.
Student Assistant (Current Employee) – Ames, IA – November 23, 2015
I enjoy working there. My coworkers are interesting individuals who are helpful with work related questions. Get back to me in a timely manner about questions. My boss is helpful when I go to her with a problem on uploading files.
Research Associate (Former Employee) – Ames, IA – November 23, 2015
my work is to maintain computer system, install new software for protein structure analysis and crystallize a membrane protein. It is a very hard, challenging and time consuming work. one protein structure had been found when I was there.
Good place to hone by skills as a student-employee
Student Athlete Tutor (Current Employee) – Ames, IA – November 12, 2015
I really enjoyed working for these odd and end jobs to help build my character and life skills. They constantly helped me understand that I could go a little further with what I knew or with how I could improve the skills I had. They also were always teaching me new skills and abilities to help make me successful.
Great experience, fun people, just wanted me to learn
Plant Pathology Undergraduate Research Assistant (Current Employee) – Ames, IA – November 1, 2015
Working in a research laboratory on campus made for a great experience. I learned to balance work, classes, and other campus involvement. Getting involved on campus and getting a work experience helped me do better in school. A typical day includes working with PhD candidates and Post Docs on research projects. I learned what it would be like to continue my education after my undergraduate career. I worked with great people and had knowledgeable supervisors and university faculty that were always helpful and want me to really learn and succeed.
Graduate Research Teaching Assistant (Current Employee) – Ames, IA – October 14, 2015
Depending on who your supervisor is, I had a great time working as a Research and Teaching Assistant. A typical work day varies from week to week. My managers were amazing! The hardest part to the job is balancing work/life/school.