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We are now inviting applications for paid internships starting in January 2021.

Healthcare Improvement Scotland Placement. Healthcare Improvement Scotland (HIS) is a public body and part of the Scottish National Health Service. The purpose of HIS is to enable the people of Scotland to experience the best quality of health and social care.  

The team at HIS are looking for one full-time PhD intern to compile an evidence-based report that links to one of their improvement projects (if required, they would be willing to negotiate compressed hours over 4 days per week) 

To find out more, please read the HIS Student Information online here. The application form can be downloaded here and submitted on GradHub. The deadline to apply is 5pm on Wednesday 21 October. 

IOD Parc Internship Placement. IOD Parc is a consultancy which specialises in international development. The team is offering one full-time project to scope the potential for impact investment in emerging markets 

The successful researcher will shape a commercial case for IOD Parc around Impact Investment, which aims to generate social and environmental impacts through investment as well as financial returns. This will involve contact with investment managers/ funds, impact investment research institutions and established networks of impact investors.  

To find out more, please see the IOD Parc Student Information online here. Application forms can be downloaded here and submitted on GradHub. The application deadline is 5pm on Wednesday 21 October.  

  • Spring Term Open Call Competition: We will be opening the Spring Term Open Call competition with two internship opportunities on Monday 14 February. 
  • Student-Led Internships Scheme: If you know a non-academic partner organisation that you would like to work with, you can propose a project to the SGSSS any time.