Ph. D. graduate assistant positions with full financial support are available at Purdue University

Scholarship: Fully-funded
Degree: Bachelor, Master
Nationality: International Students
Location: USA
Application deadlines:  Spring 2022

Scholarship Description:

Dr. Chen has received multiple research grants from state and national funding agents, such as the Georgia Department of Transportation, the Indiana Department of Transportation, and the National Science Foundation. More information about Dr. Chen’s research and CARE Lab can be found here:

Available Subjects:

Construction, Civil, IE, CS, Math

Eligibility criteria:

Candidates with diverse research backgrounds are welcome to apply. A Ph.D. or equivalent in Immunology,

Minimum Requirements

  • B.S. and M.S. in Construction, Civil, IE, CS, Math and related fields.
  • TOEFL (90 minimum)/IELTS (6.5 minimum)
  • GRE (Verbal/Quantitative/Writing: 148/148/3.5 minimum)

 Desirable Qualifications

  • Strong statistical and programming skills
  • Previous research experience and publications
  • Interests and experiences in two or more of the following areas: (1) Building Information Modeling (BIM)/Infrastructure Information Modeling (IIM); (2) Automation and AI; (3) Ergonomics and Human Factors; (4) Optimization and Simulation; (5) AR/VR and Game; (6) Construction and Transportation Safety.

Application Process

Please email Dr. Yunfeng Chen at [email protected] the following documents:

  • 1. Resume
  • 2. Statement of Purpose
  • 3. Official GRE and TOEFL scores
  • 4. Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts
  • 5. Three letters of recommendations or names and contact information for three references