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Undergraduate Student Opportunities

This resource lists opportunities for undergraduate students of which we have been made aware. We do not necessarily endorse them.

Current Job Opportunities and Internships

GROWTH SURF 2020 (part of NSF-funded GROWTH)

Looking for undergraduates who are interested in astronomy and astrophysics
Application deadline: February 1, 2020
For more information, please refer to

Summer NSF-REU Internships in Astronomy

10-week summer program, includes summer lodging
Application deadline: February 1, 2020
REU information and application can be found here:

Technical Writing Scientist

Thorlabs is currently seeking applications from highly motivated individuals to inform and educate the photonics' community about Thorlabs' products and their applications. The ideal candidate will be a recent or upcoming graduate with an undergraduate or master's degree in physics, optics, lasers, imaging, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or a closely related field.

More information and position contact can be found in this attachment.

Decision, Risk, and Operations (DRO) division at Columbia Business School

Full-time position
Looking for interns to work on a research project with CBS' leading faculty and researchers in finance, economics, marketing, management, decision sciences, operations, accounting, and data analytics.
For more information, please refer to

Summer TA Position - MIT Office of Engineering, Outreach Programs

Full-time position, includes food and lodging
Looking for TAs in Physics II (E&M) and Physics III (Theoretical and Statistical) TAs and Physics III Instructor
For more information, please refer to

Quantum Optics Laboratory Intern - HRL Laboratories - Malibu, California

Full-time summer position 
US citizenship required
For more information, please refer to

Mathematics Teaching Assistant - John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Summer Program

Hiring for positions at programs across the country.
For more information, please refer to 

Ross Mathematics Counselors

Counselors needed for Ross USA and Ross Asia
For more information, please refer to

Postbac Position in the Scientific and Statistical Computing Core - National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland

Position available for a recent graduate with an interest in science, data analysis and brain imaging.

Students of Strength Tutors

Looking for tutors for middle and high school students
For more information, please refer to

City Internships

Program to help students find internships in the US and internationally in a wide-range of fields
For more information, please refer to

Upcoming Conferences and Summer Programs

Funding to attend conferences is available from Caltech through the George W. Housner Student Discovery Fund. Information about applying to this fund is available here.

All Astro students are also eligible to apply for up to $600 in travel funding for an opportunity of your choice. If you are interested in applying, please do so with the online departmental form.

Archived Opportunities