Students

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!

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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: opendigital@purdue.edu if you want more information.

 

Opportunities:

Job area: Community Manager for Purdue IronHacks 2018 WANTED

RCODI is seeking a highly motivated undergraduate or graduate student to fill the Purdue IronHacks Community Manager role. Are you outgoing online? Do you have great writing skills and social media experience? Do you like to keep the conversation going and to help online communities? Do you want relevant marketing and PR skills on your CV? Then you want to be the Community Manager of the Purdue IronHacks, a unique initiative run by the Research Center for Open Digital Innovation (www.purdue.edu/opendigital) on open data and digital applications. See flyer here.

Job area: Data Scientist for Spring 2018 WANTED

We are looking for a Data Scientist with a strong interest in creating a social impact in the areas of healthy living, mental healthcare, and affordable housing for an on-going NSF project, IronHacks for the Fall of 2017. The Data Scientist should have interests in behavioral, functional and visual analytics. See flyer here.

Job area: Research Volunteer for Spring 2018 WANTED

The Research Center for Open Digital Innovation (RCODI) is looking for a highly-motivated candidate for an undergraduate research position for Spring 2016. This volunteer opportunity will help you develop basic research and analytical skills for use in your future job and research activities. You will be exposed to a dynamic and fast-paced work environment where no two days will be the same and your skills will be put to the test. This is the ultimate opportunity for you to learn what it means to be at the forefront of innovation in a modern workplace. See flyer here.

Job area: Software Developer for Spring 2018 WANTED

RCODI is seeking a highly motivated undergraduate or graduate student to fill the Purdue IronHacks Software Developer role. Do you want work experience with a real-life innovation project? Do you want to work with a dedicated and professional research team at the forefront of innovative practices? Are you a motivated and dedicated individual who is so passionate about coding and developing platforms that you dream about it? Then our position as Software Developer at the Research Center for Open Digital Innovation (RCODI) is just right for you! See flyer here.