Sgoil Cheumnaichean Saidheans Sòisealta na h-Alba


All SGSSS internships are paid positions (commensurate with Research Council doctoral stipend levels) and are normally full time, although part time working can be considered. You will pause your PhD work for the duration of the internship and will receive an extension at the end of your research period.

The opportunity to research a critically important area of public policy and gain experience working in a high profile and successful public sector audit agency. This project will look into how leadership across Scotland’s public sector is evolving in response to the focus in the Scottish Government’s reform agenda on collaboration, prevention, and improving outcomes for communities and citizens. 
Deadline 13 September

An exciting opportunity to gain experience of working in a fast paced public policy development environment, and seeing your work being used in the real world. The project will involve the research and development of at least two innovative funding models both currently used outwith Scotland to support community development and enterprise, and adapting them for a Scottish context.
Deadline 13 September

Innovation Internships are student-led projects designed to initiate new collaborations or enhance existing relationships with business or industry partners, giving researchers the opportunity to work on projects aligned with the Industrial Strategy. Opportunities offered through this scheme aim to enhance understanding in industry of what social science research can offer to their business and enhance employability through the development transferable skills for our researchers. 
Deadline 9 September