Research Associate

Position Description

The Research Associate (RA) position reports directly to the project Principal Investigator (PI). Ideal RA candidates will be comfortable in an environment that requires a high level of independence and intellectual curiosity, and the ability to use discretionary judgment. While this is a research position, there is an element of entrepreneurship to the project, and you must have an interest in entrepreneurship.


You will be working on a project involving redesigning an existing gait rehab device to better suit the needs of post-stroke patients.

Basic Qualifications

  • Must be located in the Ann Arbor, MI area
  • At least a bachelor’s degree in engineering or a health-related field
  • Some prior research experience
  • Fit the NIH definition of diversity. It’s very broad, so see details in Part 2, Section 1 of this link
  • Strong interest in research and entrepreneurship

Additional Information

This position is grant-funded. The ideal applicant will work with the research team to submit an application. More details can be found here.

If you’d like to apply, please sed your resume to nihsttr(at)


Varies depending on the level of experience

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USA – MI – Ann Arbor

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