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Science Engagement PhD internship opportunity at the Royal Institution

The Royal Institution is looking for a PhD student to take on an internship as Science Engagement Intern to join the Schools Programme for a 3-month placement to gain experience of education outreach and science communication. The internship is from end of February to end of June 2022.

Please find attached the job description. More information is available at https://www.rigb.org/about/work-with-us/programme-placements/phd-internships

Please note, the Ri offers placements for students who are enrolled on a research degree under the Doctoral Training Partnership programme funded by Research Councils including the BBSRC, EPSRC, ESRC, MRC, AHRC and NERC.  These opportunities are only open to PhD students who are eligible for a stipend via their DTP/University/research council in order to undertake a 12 week professional internship. Students should check with their university that they are able to secure funding before applying. They will need to obtain the grant holder’s written permission to undertake the placement, outlining any funding arrangements, before a position can be offered.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9.00am on Wednesday 12 January.

For any questions, please contact bpoyntz@ri.ac.uk

By Bloomsbury Doctoral Training Centre (DTC)

We are a consortium of four University of London colleges in an ESRC-funded Doctoral Training Centre (DTC): Institute of Education, Birkbeck, SOAS and LSHTM.