Santiago

Santiago, Chile

Physics Research

Work on a project in co-evolving networks by studying contagion dynamics by working with a team to use both real networks as well as simulations to study dynamical features. The intern will work with programs to calculate network measures and to implement numerical simulations. *Please note research projects are constantly changing

Anthropology and Forensic Science

Intern at a government agency and shadow and support a team of doctors, anthropologists, dental specialists, psychologists, photographers and lawyers who determine the cause of death for victims of human rights issues, violent crimes, or natural disasters. Responsibilities may include conducting procedures with bone material, participating in on-site cases and/or excavations, assisting with autopsies and forensic anthropological procedures, and taking part in meetings to define protocols and proposals for specific forensic cases. Past placements include: Servicio Médico Legal de Chile.