Spring, Summer, and Fall internships available
UNU-CS is nurturing three ICTD research Labs which serve as our pillar conceptual research themes:
Digital Peace Lab
ICTs for peacebuilding and to support human security, respond to crises, and mitigate human displacement.
Gender Tech Lab
ICTs that promote women’s empowerment and enable sustainable community led development.
Small Data Lab
ICTs that create actionable knowledge from local data, empower citizens with data they trust, and improve global datasets with local data.
SHORT-TERM STUDENT RESEARCH POSITIONS
Closing date: Ongoing
Undergraduate or graduate students interested in gaining quality research experience in the field of ICTD can apply to spend a minimum of 2 months in Macau working closely with our interdisciplinary research team. Qualified applicants who find a genuine interest in the Labs and projects currently pursued can apply by sending an application form, their CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make explicit the project(s) you would like to work with and how you think you might contribute. Free housing and a stipend of US$500 per month will be offered to selected candidates. However, insurance and transportation to/from Macau are not provided.
For more information about our labs and specific projects, see http://cs.unu.edu/
To read about 2017 student researchers, including on from GT, see http://cs.unu.edu/news/
Student testimonial: https://oie.gatech.edu/sites/