We welcome applications from people whose interests will integrate well with ours, if you have your own money. We do not presently have funding of our own for any post-docs.
Apply to Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. If you are admitted then you have guaranteed financial support (tuition + stipend). Then, if you want to work with me (Andy Ruina) you most likely can. Please mention me in your application and, if you are amongst the top applicants your folder will be forwarded to me to look at.
The short answer is "yes", if you are committed, responsible, energetic, self-motivated, productive, competent and generally able to get good things done. High GPA is not needed, but being A+ quality in some way or another, is.
Students working for pay or credit write reports for use by future lab members. These should be written whenever a project, even a short project is complete. Useful reports may be posted on the web. Here are some Project report guidelines
with Pizza at the beginning of some semesters, most likely on Wed at 6 PM in Thurston 203. Pizza at 7 in Thurston 201.
Each week all undergrads and M-Eng must be
- At the lab weekly meetings Wed 6-8 w/ Pizza in Thurston 204
- In the lab working 6 hours selected from common working hours.