03.11.19 Off-Campus Summer Research Opportunities Digest

March 11, 2019


Interested in doing research this summer somewhere beyond the Orange Bubble? Below is Career Services' weekly compilation of summer research internship opportunities, as advertised through Handshake. Click here for additional Career Services tools/resources. Feel free to contact Career Services if you have any questions regarding the opportunities listed below or contact the Office of Undergraduate Research if you have other questions about doing research next summer.


Special Assistant to the President – National Center for Health Research – Washington, DC

Position involves traditional non-profit office work as well as writing website articles and working with other staff to help hundreds of women who have serious health problems and are having trouble getting their health insurance companies to agree to cover medically necessary surgery.


PEI Summer Research Internships - Various Locations

A range of internship offering through the Princeton Environmental Institute. Eligible Princeton first-year students, sophomores, and juniors are able to apply for up to three positions. Applications for open positions are being considered on a rolling basis through the end of March.


Research Experience for Undergraduates – Various Locations

The REU program is sponsored by the National Science Foundation. Dozens of opportunities at sites throughout the United States. Most have deadlines in February-March. Typically, students are paid a stipend over 8-10 weeks in addition to housing. Variable application deadlines.


Product Development Intern – Bristol-Myers Squibb – New Brunswick, NJ(link is external)

Posted 02/18/19. Work with a mentor for ~10 weeks on a guided research project within a PD Project Team. The program is organized to ensure that interns gain valuable industry and functional experience, work on challenging assignments, learn about BMS and meet company representatives.


Airport Operations, Planning & Analysis Intern – United Airlines – Newark, NJ(link is external)

Posted 02/18/19. Be assigned a summer-long project designed to improve airport operations performance at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). The interns will serve as an internal consultant and provide business analysis to management on challenges and opportunities facing the airline.


Bioengineering Intern – Koniku – Berkeley, CA(link is external)

Posted 02/18/19. We are looking for bright, self-motivated, creative and persistent students who are interested in electrical/optics/fluidics engineering to join our organization in pioneering the use of live cells for the computation power required to solve real-world problems.


Alaskan Summer Internship Program – US Dept. of Energy – Advanced Manufacturing Office(link is external)

Posted 02/18/19. Boost Alaska’s contribution in technology and innovation advancements in manufacturing. Be paired with a mentor to work on a project. 10-week assignment includes stipend, housing allowance, and transportation support.