IICD Summer Research Internship for Undergraduates: Applications are Opened

Lorenza Favrot
November 04, 2021

The Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics at Columbia University will offer a 10-weeks research opportunity for talented undergraduate students from the NYC area to perform cutting-edge research at the intersection of cancer biology and mathematical sciences. Areas of research span from cancer biology to computer science, mathematics, statistical bioinformatics, engineering, and more. The 2022 IICD Summer Internship will tentatively operate from May 31st to August 5th, 2022*.  Undergraduate students from mathematics, computer science, statistics, computational biology, data science, biology, engineering, etc. are welcome to apply. The program is open to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors. Students from traditionally underrepresented groups in STEM fields are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Benefits for Summer Interns:
- 10-weeks research experience 
- Weekly seminars and professional development events
- A stipend of $5000
- Reimbursement commuting expenses (up to $300)

Application Deadline: February 1st, 2022
Program Dates (Tentative): May 31st - August 5th, 2022*

Learn more and apply here.


*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, dates are subject to change and will be confirmed closer to the beginning of the program. The program may be held remotely or in person, depending on the situation.