Sunday, February 11, 2007

Internships Program for Overseas Students at The Ian Wark Research Institute

Internships Program for Overseas Students at The Ian Wark Research Institute

The Ian Wark Research Institute has an internship program available to senior undergraduate students from overseas universities/institutes to attend The Wark as part of their required study program.

Subject to project availability and funding, The Wark accepts approximately ten internship students each year. This internship period can last from four months up to one year. Internship students are paid a subsistence allowance of AU$250 per week and accommodation can be arranged (approximately AU$100 per week excluding meals). Please note that The Wark does not provide funds for travel.

Applications for 2006 are now closed. Applications for 2007 will commence in October 2006. Please note that due to very limited places for 2007, preference will be given to students whose home university/institute has an official agreement with The Wark (see list below) or UniSA.

Health Insurance Requirements
All internship students coming to The Wark are required to have sufficient health insurance cover.

Documentation Required From All Applicants
Students will need to supply a CV, academic results and two referees` reports before being considered for the program.

Universities/institutes which have official agreements with The Wark/UniSA:

    Universidade de Sao Paulo
    Universidade Federal Do Rio Grande Do Sol
    Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Tianjin University
    Abo Akademi
    University of Turku
    Ecole Superieure de Chimie Physique Electronique de Lyon (CPE Lyon)
    Groupe Sup de Co Montpellier (ISIM and ENSCM)
    Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
    University of Stuttgart
    Lulea University of Technology
    Delft University of Technology
    University of Twente
    Institute of Colloid and Water Chemistry, National Academy of Sciences

*In the first instance, students are asked to check The Wark Research Sectors webpage to ensure their study interests correspond with at least one of the research sectors in The Wark.

For further information, please contact Madelene Pierce

For more information, please visit the website:
IWRI Internships Program for overseas students .

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