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Research Intern, PhD, Summer 2024

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Reykjavík, Iceland
Posted on Thursday, February 1, 2024

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and it’s in the applicant's best interest to apply early. The anticipated application window is open until March 29th, 2024, but may close earlier if all available projects are full. Applications submitted after the application window or once role is closed/projects are full will not be considered.

Participation in the internship program requires that you are located in Canada for the duration of the internship program.

This internship is intended for students in their penultimate academic year, who are pursuing a PhD degree program in Computer Science or a related field. If you are in an earlier academic year we encourage you to apply to the Student Researcher opening.

To start the application process, you will need an updated CV or resume and a current unofficial or official transcript in English. Click on the “Apply” button on this page and provide the required materials in the appropriate sections (PDFs preferred):

  • 1. In the “Resume Section:” attach an updated CV or resume.
  • 2. In the “Education Section:” attach a current or recent unofficial or official transcript in English.
    • Under “Degree Status,” select “Now attending” to upload a transcript.
Note: By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following: Montreal, QC, Canada; Toronto, ON, Canada; Waterloo, ON, Canada.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a PhD degree in Computer Science, Linguistics, Statistics, Biostatistics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Economics, Natural Sciences, or related technical field.
  • Experience in one area of computer science (e.g., Natural Language Understanding, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Algorithmic Foundations of Optimization, Quantum Information Science, Data Science, Software Developing, or similar areas).

Preferred qualifications:

  • Currently attending a degree program in Canada and available to work full time for a minimum of 12 weeks outside of university term time.
  • In their penultimate academic year or returning to a degree program after completion of the internship.
  • Experience as a researcher, including internships, full-time, or at a lab.
  • Experience contributing research communities or efforts, including publishing papers in major conferences or journals.
  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages (e.g., Python, Java, JavaScript, C/C++, etc.).
  • Ability to communicate in English fluently.