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Updated Nov 7, 2022

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I have a meeting with PI and send the references' contact. It's a normal interview and just talk about the project you did. Not a hard interview. it's the same as many other RA interview.

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I applied in-person. I interviewed at University of Maryland

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Just had to provide my C.V. and explain how my experience fit with the role. Just make sure to underscore your interest in the research and have appropriate technical skills for the job.

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Hi everyone, I am currently a third year finance student at university of maryland global campus. I work full time and go to school full time. I have four years of customer service and i am an assistant manager at a small hotel. I applied to multiple internships but dint got any offer. I also have a 3.5 gpa right now and I’m just not sure as to why I don’t even get an interview… is it because my school is not very know or does it make a huge impact?

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I applied in-person. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at University of Maryland (College Park, MD) in May 2019

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I was invited to the research department facility after a few short emails, the attire and atmosphere was very casual and informal and most of it was determined based off of your pre-existing skills and character.

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Anonymous Employee in College Park, MD

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I applied online. I interviewed at University of Maryland (College Park, MD) in Aug 2018

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Overall smooth and efficient interviewing process. Very personable and friendly. I was able to build rapport with the interviewer, which helped the interview seem more intimate. The interviewer created an excellent working environment for potential candidates to be a part of.

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I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at University of Maryland

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I submit I application via email. About a week later, I was given a phone interview. They asked me several questions about my research and future plan of my career. And after two weeks I got the job. The process was very easy.

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  • What's your plan for the next few years?
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Anonymous Employee in College Park, MD

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I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at University of Maryland (College Park, MD) in Sep 2015

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She has a talk with me, asks my background, what I have done before, why I choose this group, why I choose her, my interest and my future career goal.

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  • How long can you work in one week?
  • What is your future career goal?
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Anonymous Employee in College Park, MD

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I applied in-person. I interviewed at University of Maryland (College Park, MD) in Feb 2015

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Talk with the professor who leads the lab you want to go. The professor will give you an introduction of the lab and see if you are passionate about the research work.

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I applied in-person. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at University of Maryland (College Park, MD) in May 2014

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The initial approach takes place in academic conference, later will be a statement of interests and thereafter a week or two in understanding and approaching the research problem. It will be asked to present in first or second week in group meeting presenting past work and research. This presentation usually works as an alignment of interests between the potential researcher and research group.

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  • Which computer language do you use and what mathematical algorithms you have used in the past?
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Anonymous Employee in College Park, MD

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I applied online. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at University of Maryland (College Park, MD) in Mar 2014

Interview

Simple, straight forward, you get a call based on your networking skills with the interviewer. If you know the interviewer before hand, then it is a benefit, else chances are grim.

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  • How do you think you can fit in to the project?
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I interviewed at University of Maryland

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i submit a package of application forms, including everything it needs. Based on my performance, it directly sent an email notifying that i am admitted

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