Multiple Cities

Australia

Marine and Freshwater Research

Conduct comprehensive marine and freshwater research of wild fisheries at a large aquatic center or gain experience working in a lab environment. Previous research has been done in aquaculture, oceanography and catchment ecology including research to better understand the effects that modern technology and/or natural occurrences have on the environment and sensitive ecosystems.

Mental Health Research

Intern at a university research institute or a psychology practice in Australia. Assist with projects that focus on the causes of psychotic disorders, dementia or head injuries, or gain clinical research experience within an academic department. Work across a range of laboratory conditions, including molecular cell work, animal work and studies of social interaction, and assist with research design and reporting.

Sports Medicine

Intern with the national umbrella body for sports medicine and science or in a university setting. Assist with the administration of community education programs, conduct research on a variety of topics related to the field, observe trainers in action at sporting events and in clinical settings and other hands-on activities dealing with sports medicine.

Environmental and Life Sciences

Interns can work on a number of research projects, from working in an amphibian laboratory to looking at migratory patterns of shorebirds. Interns will work in lab, field and office environments conducting research.