Whether you are an undergrad or grad student, there are numerous ways to get involved with us.

  • Join the Open Digital Innovation movement as a hacker: Purdue IronHacks
  • Hone your knowledge in open digital innovation and take some our classes or even get a degree in Open Digital Innovation.
  • Perform a research project in your field of interest (see project opportunities and job opportunities below)
  • Become part of our team as app developer, user experience expert, or community manager! Join the movement!


Research project opportunities:

Project Topic: Interactive Visualization in the the area of home energy monitoring

Why this project? Are you a dedicated problem-solver who is passionate about visualizations, coding, and developing novel and aesthetically pleasing web applications that can change people’s lives? If yes, join our research project as an Interactive Web Visualization Programmer. This position is open now with key milestone targets already set beginning October 2017. Please refer to the complete project description here and send us an email at: if you want more information.

Volunteer opportunities:

Volunteer topic: Community management

To work and develop research experience as a volunteer is one of the best rewarding experiences that a in training professional can have. If you want to get involved in our community, you can attend our team meetings or join as an intern at Research Center of Open Digital innovation, send us an email at: and express your interest to get to know you.

Job opportunities:

Job area: Tech experts for Purdue Gold IronHacks 2017 WANTED 

Description: Do you consider yourself as a great web programmer? Are you totally into mash-up design and apps? Are you excited about hacking events and programming competitions?  Are you familiar with Javascript, D3.js libraries, and APIs like Google API?  Do you want to show your expertise, and become a tech expert of the Purdue IronHacks. Do you want to hone you skills as a technical judge? If so, then you should apply today. Send your CV, your GitHub Handle, and any references about our technical expertise in web programming today to! Join the movement.