University of Pittsburgh Research Assistant in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Posting Details

Date Posted 07/14/2017

Working Title Research Assistant

Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall

Job Type Student

Job Category Research

Federal Work Study Required? No

Job Summary

The University is seeking a student employee to assist the research group of Dr. Mark Magalotti for the Bikeshare research project. Responsibilities include analysis of bicycle GPS tracking data, traffic data collection and running traffic simulation models.

Job Requirements

Successful candidate will be a Civil Engineering student with an interest in transportation.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $15.00

Anticipated Number of Openings 1

Anticipated Hours per Week 10-20

Anticipated Weekly Schedule

Flexible. To be determined with Dr. Mark Magalotti.

Campus Pittsburgh

Primary Work Location 742 Benedum Hall

Posting Number S-04999-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


  • Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?

  • Yes

  • No


  • Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?

  • Yes

  • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume

Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter