November 28, 2016
Design for Startups RAs
Written by kozak
Call for Applications: Research Positions, Design for Startups
Dates: January – April, 2017
Application Deadline: December 14, 2016
Living Labs at Emily Carr is currently seeking qualified students for research positions with the Design for Startups project in the spring of 2017.
See d4s.ecuad.ca for more information on the project.
This is an exciting opportunity to connect to startup culture in BC and to gain unique experience engaging with the accelerated research and development (R&D) model used by Internet companies. RAs will work directly with the technical and business leads of emerging companies to explore and develop new methodologies for embedding design in startups. The RAs will engage directly with product innovations as they emerge within the iterative, accelerated research processes. RAs will consider existing design gaps, perform user interface/usability studies, and develop design strategies for the companies in residence.
Deadline: December 14, 2016