Thursday, November 8, 2012

Job Opportunity - Analytical Systems Branch (RIED) at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)

JOB POSTING – Graduate degree in areas: Computer Science/Engineering, Bioinformatics, Statistical Physics

The Analytical Systems Branch (RIED) at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) at Rome, NY is seeking qualified individuals with expertise in data mining and machine learning to support analysis and exploitation of intelligence data. Individuals with a graduate degree, or expecting to receive a graduate degree in the near future, are encouraged to apply. Topics of study may include, but are not limited to, Computer Science, Bioinformatics, and Statistical Physics with a strong emphasis on algorithm and software development.

AFRL is the Air Force's only organization wholly dedicated to leading the discovery, development, and integration of warfighting technologies for our air, space and cyberspace forces.  AFRL traces its roots back to the vision of early airpower leaders who understood science as the key to air supremacy. The passionate commitment of our people to realize this vision has helped create the world's best air, space and cyberspace forces. The men and women of AFRL are creating the Air Force of the future - turning science fiction into science fact. Become a member of the Air Force Research Laboratory and help us "Create the future".

Interested applicants should follow the instructions found on the Air Force Fact Sheet at and also submit a copy of their resume to .

Key Requirements:
·         U.S. citizenship required
·         Must obtain/maintain appropriate security clearance required for position
·         A 3-year probationary period is required for permanent positions

To request more information about this position or the AFRL organization please feel free to contact Jeffrey Hudack at .

Monday, November 5, 2012

UW Environmental Innovation Challenge

Student Mixer Nights - Food & drink provided!
If you’ve got a passion for cleantech, the smarts to play in the emerging green economy, and the desire to make an impact, the UW EIC provides the platform – AND a chance to win $10,000.

Looking for a team/teammate for the UW Environmental Innovation Challenge? You’ll find what you’re looking for in this speed-dating format.
Attend one or both of these sessions:
Tues Nov 13, 6-7:30 pm Savery Hall 260
This session follows the Environmental Innovation class which you’re welcome to attend:  “Kicking the Commodity Habit: On being Grown out of Place”, Dr. Steve Jones, Professor of Crop and Soil Sciences, Director of the Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center, WSU. (4:20 pm - 5:50 pm)

To find out more about the UW EIC – watch this 10 minute video.

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