We are now advertising a couple of internships open to PhD students only. These are a great opportunity to get some part-time experience working in a different role at the University while continuing with your PhD research. You’ll find details below. There should be a few more being advertised over the coming months so if you are interested just search for ‘Employ.ed for PhDs’ on MyCareerhub.
IS Student Employment Project Intern – This role will be based within the HR team, working alongside the Employment Officer for Student Experience. The intern will be writing and creating web content, researching the student employment experience in Information Services Group and creating digital handbooks for IS Student employees. Closing date 20th August.
Intellectual Property Management and Commercialisation PhD Intern – This internship provides the opportunity for Edinburgh PhD students to gain hands-on experience of the University Technology Transfer and intellectual property management. You will receive in-house training from the team and will gain direct experience of several transferable skills including technology evaluation, patenting, patent searching and freedom to operate analysis, marketing and market research as well as aspects of licensing and commercialisation of research. Closing date 15th September