DCS Digital & Computational Studies Research Assistant (S99934)
Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities
Summary of Position
QUBES (Quantitative Undergraduate Education and Synthesis) is a virtual center that supports faculty teaching at the interface of mathematics and biology. We coordinate activities among over 75 active curriculum, professional society, and institutions to get quality classroom materials and pedagogical materials into undergraduate classrooms. An important part of this effort is inclusive community building among faculty in quantitative biology, supported by an online infrastructure called QUBES Hub (qubeshub.org). This position is for up to 2 students 8-10 hours per week in the academic year to research and co-design a site-wide metrics system to incentivize online site participation. This grant-funded position is renewable subject to continued funding.