Apply for (perhaps) the coolest summer job ever! We are bringing together a new iGEM team to represent Finland in an international competition.
Carry out your own ideas and experiments in a student-driven research group, design and build a biological system of your own and compete with it in Boston. Learn immense amounts of new things and spend an unforgettable summer with synthetic biology. Read more and apply!
Find out more about iGEM on http://igem.org/Main_Page.
You can take a look at the previous teams' websites on http://aaltohelsinki.com/2014/index_en.html and http://aaltohelsinki.com/2015 and the teams' official wiki pages can be found on http://2014.igem.org/Team:Aalto-Helsinki and http://2015.igem.org/Team:Aalto-Helsinki.
This is what Aalto-Helsinki iGEM was in 2014 and 2015, but this year you and the rest of the team will decide what to research and how to do it!
A broad field of knowledge is needed in an iGEM team - whether you were studying towards a bachelor or master. Do you study or find interest in some of the following fields?
Molecular biosciences Synthetic biology
Biotechnology Gene technology
Information technology Programming Web-design Statistics
(Applied) Mathematics Systems science Communications Medicine Marketing Design Blogging Photography Presenting Electric engineering Product development
Even if your field is not on the list, don't worry! Motivation and the desire to learn are the most important criteria!
The application period has ended.
Write an open application letter where you consider at least the following questions:
Attach the following documents to the email preferably as pdf-files:
For more information about recruitment and iGEM, please contact ( team at aaltohelsinki . com ).
Kemistintie 1, Espoo, Finland              team (at) aaltohelsinki.com              +358 50 523 4417