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Are you an undergraduate student who wishes to pursue a career in research?

The application deadline for the following project only has been extended to Tuesday, 2nd May at noon.  

Applicants should be enthusiastic self-starters, typically at the end of their second or third year of study and have an interest in research. Interns will receive a stipend of €1,648 gross

MrEndaWhyteSchool of Health and Human PerformanceThe development of a musculoskeletal screening protocol for participants in the MEDEX programmes

 

Complete an application form and submit it, and all relevant documentation to: Undergraduate Summer Research Internship, Faculty of Science & Health, Dublin City University, Dublin 9.

OR

If available in PDF, all documentation can be submitted electronically to: science@dcu.ie

Shortlisted candidates may be interviewed.

 

Applications are invited from undergraduate students studying science and health related disciplines in DCU and other higher education institutions for our Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Programme.  Applicants should be enthusiastic self-starters, typically at the end of their second or third year of study and have an interest in research. Interns will receive a stipend of €1,648 gross.  Start and end date may vary, depending on the project chosen.

Undergraduate Summer Research Internships 2017 

DrBrendanEganSchool of Health and Human PerformanceThe prevalence of sarcopenia in a chronic illness population
Mr BrianFreelandSchool of BiotechnologyApplications of nanoparticles for waste water treatment
MrEndaWhyteSchool of Health and Human PerformanceThe development of a musculoskeletal screening protocol for participants in the MEDEX programmes
DrErnstde MooijSchool of Physical SciencesSearching for circumplanetary material around the young planet β Pictoris b
DrKieranMoranSchool of Health and Human PerformanceComparing the AlterG treadmill and an in-house developed “SoftRun” phone app to reduce loading at the knee and hip in osteoarthritic runners
ProfNiallMoynaSchool of Health and Human PerformanceAn evaluation of aerobic fitness, metabolic and vascular health in overweight and obese boys and girls
DrPaulvan KampenSchool of Physical SciencesMaking learning in physics visible 
DrRosaleenMcElvaneySchool of Nursing and Human SciencesChild sexual abuse disclosures: helping children tell
DrTimDowningSchool of BiotechnologyDo harmless gut bacteria aid the transfer of drug resistance genes between infectious bacterial species?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Application Procedure:

Select the internship or project for which you would like to apply from those listed above; you may only apply for one project/internship. 

Complete an application form and submit it, and all relevant documentation to: Undergraduate Summer Research Internship, Faculty of Science & Health, Dublin City University, Dublin 9.

OR

If available in PDF, all documentation can be submitted electronically to: science@dcu.ie

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5:30pm, Thursday, 30th March 2017

Please note that shortlisted candidates may be interviewed.