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Ph.D. Assistantship in Applied Cognitive Science and Human Factors for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

Michigan Technological University

School Location

Houghton, Michigan

  • Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

About the Award

Position available with Applied Cognitive Science and Human Factors Ph.D. Program in the Department of Cognitive and Learning Sciences, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan. Begins Fall Semester 2014.


  • Doctoral program requirements.
  • Assists Director of Peace Corps programs 20 hours a week in management of and recruitment for University’s Peace Corps Master’s International program.

Tuition and stipend provided. For stipend levels, visit http://www.mtu.edu/gradschool/admissions/financial/assistantships/stipends/.


  • Returned Peace Corps Volunteer status.
  • B.A./B.S. in Psychology, Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • Desire to pursue Ph.D. in Applied Cognitive Science/Human Factors.

Award Amount

Tuition and stipend.

Application Instructions

For more information and to apply, email Dr. Brad Baltensperger at brad@mtu.edu; phone: 906.487.2460.

Website: http://www.mtu.edu/cls/.

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