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Headquarters Ames, IA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1858
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Attending Iowa State University of Science and Technology (ISU) can be a whirlwind experience for some. ISU is a public land-grant institution offering higher education courses and programs with an emphasis on science, technology, and related areas. It's also home to the Cyclones athletics teams. ISU's eight colleges offer more than 100 undergraduate degrees and nearly 200 fields of study leading to graduate and professional degrees. The university has an enrollment of approximately 33,000 students. Chartered as Iowa Agriculture College in 1858, the school first officially... More

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Interview Details – Submit a resume and cover letter specific to academia. The interview consisted of an informal 1:1 discussing skills, interests, and technology used to complete the job. Be flexible with a schedule. Assistantships come in 1/4, 2/4, or 3/4 witch translates to 10, 20, and 30 hours. You will have to…Full Interview

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