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Internship programme at EMBO Press

EMBO Press offers the opportunity for a limited number of internships.

Interns work alongside editors from four journals (The EMBO Journal, EMBO reports, EMBO Molecular Medicine and Molecular Systems Biology) on specific publishing related projects at the EMBL/EMBO campus in Heidelberg, Germany. They will be able to experience the scientific editorial process, although they will not be assigned primary editorial responsibilities.

Applicants should have completed a PhD in any discipline in the life sciences. The duration of the internship can range from one to three months.

Interns will be supported with a basic stipend.

Application process:

There are two deadlines each year: 30 April and 31 October.

NOTE: Please note that due to the current COVID-19 pandemic the availability of postions might be restricted. This will be reviewed and adapted to the situation in October.

Applicants should submit a cover letter and a CV to .

The cover letter should contain information about the purpose and intended duration of the internship. Applicants will be informed of the decision at the latest four weeks after the application deadline.

Non-EU citizens are responsible for arranging their own visa for Germany see:

https://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/en/einreiseundaufenthalt/visabestimmungen-node