Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities – Science Division

Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities

The LASP Science Division consists of four research area departments: Earth Atmosphere, Planetary Science, Solar & Stellar, and Space Physics. Each department consists of research scientists who may be aided by undergraduate research assistants.  Periodically throughout each semester, LASP hires several undergraduate research assistants on an as needed basis.

Specific job duties for an undergraduate research assistant will be based on the specific research needs of the hiring scientist.  If you are interested in pursuing an undergraduate research assistant position within LASP, please submit resume via e-mail (preferred) to: Include any coursework or experience you have that directly relates.

Minimum Requirements:

  • University of Colorado Boulder Undergraduate Student
  • GPA: 3.0 or higher
  • Strong writing and presentation skills
  • Able to work 10-20 hours/week during school year, 40 hours/week during summer

Pay Range:

  • $15.00 – $17.50 per hour
  • Starting rate is based on student year

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.