The MIT Media Lab applies an unorthodox research approach to envision the impact of emerging technologies on everyday life. This research is supported by more than 80 member companies, including some of the world’s leading corporations, which provide the majority of the Lab’s approximately $50-million annual operating budget. Businesses represented range from electronics to entertainment, furniture to finance, and greeting cards to telecommunications.
The research guide will assist in managing the flow of visits, meetings, and tours in an office dedicated to developing new member companies and maintaining relationships with existing members. He/she will have the opportunity to interact with high-level representatives from prominent companies, as well as visitors from government and foundations, and alumni of MIT and the Media Lab. He/she will become familiar with the wide variety of research projects in the Lab and get to know faculty, researchers, and graduate students. This position is a great opportunity for a recent graduate interested in a first-hand look at one of the most innovative laboratories in the world.
This is a one year appointment.
To apply, go to careers.mit.edu and search job ID # 15300
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