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Call for applications: UCL-PSL Doctoral research internship

We are inviting applications from UCL doctoral students in all fields who wish to conduct a short-term research internship at Université Paris Science et Lettres.

The 2023 application deadline is 21 June 2023. 

Successful applicants will have the opportunity to gain international research experience as an integrated member of a research team at PSL. Any of PSL’s schools and colleges is eligible as a host institution, as long as the UCL PhD student has identified a specific lab or research group that is willing to host them for the duration.  

During their stay at PSL, the UCL PhD student is free to pursue any research activities related to their thesis. 

They will also receive financial assistance from UCL towards accommodation in Paris and Eurostar travel between London and Paris. 

Conditions of application 

  • Proposed internships must take place between 1 August and 30 November 2023. 
  • The duration of the proposed internship should be between 4 and 6 weeks.  
  • Applicants must have the written confirmation of a PSL research lab or host supervisor to ensure that they can be integrated within its structure for the whole duration of their stay. 
  • Once internship dates have been confirmed, they should not be altered.  

How to apply  

The application deadline is 21 June 2023. Please fill in and submit the online form below to apply:  

Applicants can expect to receive a decision on their application by 30 June 2023.  

Successful applicants will be supported in the relevant visa processes.  

Apply now (UCL login required)

UCL Contact 

Siobhan O’Brien  
Global Engagement Manager