Each year, University of Idaho undergraduate students
receive internships to work with faculty members on current
research projects. Interns received up to $1000 per academic
year in hourly wages. Besides gaining practical engineering
experience, interns put classroom theory into practice.
Apply today--think about transportation!!!
Fall applications can be submitted at any time. Turn them in at NIATT in the Engineering Physics Building,
room 115A. Turn them in as soon as possible
Applications require the signature of a sponsoring
faculty member who is doing research through NIATT during
2010-2011 or planning to apply for grant funding elsewhere.
What have past interns done?
- Kevin Young worked with Dr. Michael Dixon
collecting traffic data and completing simulation
- Erik Skaugset helped develop and test an
integrated simulation model for Ada County, Idaho,
on a project with Dr. Ahmed Abdel-Rahim.
- Richard Duldulao, a computer science
undergraduate, worked with Dr. Brian Johnson on a
team to develop NIATT's innovative Controller
Interface Device, which was later licensed to McCain
- Yuri Meresczak
began as an undergraduate intern on a freeway
incident management project with Dr. Ahmed
Abdel-Rahim. After graduation, he entered graduate
school and was selected as NIATT's
student-of-the-year in 2005. He now works with
Kittelson and Associates.
- Scott Kahre, Tara Tschauder, Scott Anderson, and
Eric Cegnar all worked as interns on NIATT's
Many NIATT undergraduate interns have found exciting
jobs in industry and government. Their experiences
as interns have helped "beef up" their resumes when
searching for positions. Others have pursued
graduate school after receiving undergrad degrees.
Christina Ryan (left) now in Boise, Idaho, with
Holladay Engineering. works Phil Auth (center,
wearing tie) received his MSME and took a position
with the US Corps of Engineers.
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