PNGU Summer Internship Program

Laboratory internship opportunities are available for prospective summer interns to gain an introduction to psychiatric and neurodevelopmental genetics. Summer interns will observe and assist with basic laboratory techniques, including sample tracking tasks, DNA extractions, DNA quantification assays, and PCR. Interns will also participate in meetings and attend relevant journal clubs and seminars.

Please note – All summer internships are unpaid.

If you are interested in applying for a PNGU summer internship, please fill out this form and email a resume, cover letter, and letter of recommendation to Any questions, comments, or concerns can also be sent to


  1. Must be at least 16 years of age.
  2. Must be enrolled in a degree program (undergraduate or high school).
  3. Available between June 1st 2015 and August 14th 2015. Please submit all application forms by March 27th 2015. Final decisions will be made by April 15th 2015.



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