Summer Internship Program in Diabetes at the Helmholtz Munich (SIP)

Do you have passion for diabetes research, curiosity and a desire to expand your career opportunities?

Our summer internship program (SIP) at the Helmholtz Diabetes Center (HDC) at Helmholtz Munich provides a unique opportunity to pursue top-notch research in diabetes! You will work side-by-side with talented and dedicated researchers from the HDC. You will be integrated in an international team that is engaged in translational discoveries while growing both personally and professionally in this stimulating environment.

The SIP is offered in English to outstanding Bachelor and first-year Master students with a background in biological, biochemical, cell biological or bioinformatic sciences, who are motivated to gain hands-on academic research experience. The selected interns will spend 8 weeks in July – August 2024 at the Helmholtz Diabetes Center working on a research project, attending weekly lectures on diverse diabetes topics and interacting with their peers, with supervising doctoral researchers and with hosting lab teams. The interns will learn cutting-edge techniques applied to diabetes research, critically discuss and analyze data and benefit from the international experience at one of the prettiest cities of Germany, Munich.

All internships are covering accommodation in a shared room, a fixed travel subsidy (if not living in Munich) and a contribution towards living expenses.

Intern positions are limited and admission to the SIP is competitive. All applications must be submitted online through our application portal which will open on 9th of February, 2024.

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