Virtual Prototyping and Modeling Undergraduate Research Assistants

Virtual Prototyping and Modeling Undergraduate Research Assistants - Lather Lab
Contact - Jennifer Lather
Department - Architectural Engineering - Construction Engineering - Construction Management
Role(s) Needed:
  • Undergraduate Assistant
Students Needed:
• Undergraduate

Seeking undergraduate research assistants for development of virtual reality and interactive prototypes in healthcare facility design. Semester part-time position, approximately 10hr/week. Opportunities include: virtual reality, experienced-based and evidence-based design, development of research skills, development of skills in advanced topics in Building Information Modeling.

Opportunities include:

  1. Undergraduate Virtual Prototyping Assistant
  2. Undergraduate Virtual Modeling Assistant


Research background desired:

  • Good technical writing skills
  • Interest in research


Technical background desired:

  • Experience with Revit, 3DS Max, Sketchup, and/or Unity (Modeling Assistant)
  • Experience with C# and/or python (Prototyping Assistant)
  • Understanding of either 3D modeling, data modeling, or process modeling
  • Willing to learn scripting, prototyping, and modeling


Application process.
If interested, please email a letter of interest and one-page resume to Dr. Lather. Include relevant software and technical experience. Please indicated which position you are applying for in the email subject.