Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics Summer Intern Internship in Waterloo, ON

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Branch Waterloo ON CA

Summer Intern
Waterloo, ON

Perimeter Institute is the world’s largest research hub devoted to theoretical physics. Research at Perimeter is motivated by the understanding that fundamental…

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics Perimeter Institute is the world’s largest research hub devoted to theoretical physics. The independent Institute was founded in 1999 to foster breakthroughs in the fundamental understanding of our universe, from the smallest particles to the entirety of the cosmos. Research at Perimeter is motivated by the understanding that fundamental science advances human knowledge and catalyzes innovation, and that today’s theoretical physics is tomorrow’s technology. Located in the Waterloo Region of Ontario, Canada, the not-for-profit Institute is a unique public-private endeavour that enables cutting-edge research, trains the next generation of scientific pioneers, and shares the power of physics through award-winning educational outreach and public engagement. www.perimeterinstitute.ca

At Perimeter Institute we offer a dynamic work culture fuelled by ideas and collaboration. The centre hosts a diverse research community, including some of today’s pre-eminent theoretical physicists, PhD and Masters-level trainees, and the world’s largest group of independent postdoctoral fellows in the field, all supported by a small group of hard-working administrative staff. We are currently searching for bright, enthusiastic and motivated students to join our team as a Summer Intern from May to September. The following operational areas within the institute are looking for you:

  • Academic Programs – Summer Assistant
  • Educational Outreach – Summer Program Assistant
  • Scientific Administration – Summer Conference Program Assistant
  • Information Technology – CRM Migration Assistant
  • Information Technology – Help Desk Support

If you:

  • have completed one year of postsecondary education and will be returning in the Fall;
  • have never met a challenge you didn’t like;
  • are seeking the opportunity to develop and finesse skills you never even knew you had, and;
  • would love to work in an innovative and always changing environment with a friendly

and supportive culture

Please submit your application ONLINE through Perimeter’s career page before Friday April 14 and indicate your preferred position(s) and why you should be selected as a PI intern. We’d really love to have you on our team.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority. Perimeter Institute encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native peoples and persons with disabilities. Applicants who require special accommodation in order to complete their application/interview are encouraged to contact [email protected] ca for assistance.

Job Type: Internship

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Internship
Location: Waterloo, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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