HealthPartners Neuroscience Research Internship Program

21 December 2022

Are you interested in gaining experience in a clinical research or lab setting? We have three different types of unpaid volunteer internships available: clinical/health service research, biology research and clinical psychology research. With all three internships, students will help contribute to the understanding of neurodegenerative/neurologic diseases, be a team member on neuroscience research projects, and receive free parking while working 30-40 hours per week for 10-12 weeks. Start and end dates are flexible.

Interested applicants can apply by March 3, 2023.

Clinical/health service research interns will:

  • Participate in data projects to improve the quality of care in a clinical and hospital setting
  • Review and summarize scientific literature
  • Gain experience with electronic medical record review
  • Assist with data collection and preparation of scientific manuscripts
  • Complete a final report or presentation

Biology research interns will:

  • Help with research projects
  • Learn advanced lab techniques
  • Review scientific literature
  • Complete a final report
  • Have the opportunity to be a co-author on a scientific publication

Clinical psychology research interns will:

  • Have the opportunity to proctor and score various neuropsychological tests
  • Collect, enter, and manage data for a clinical, longitudinal study
  • Schedule and coordinate participant visits
  • Interact with a research patient population


Discover more information and apply today.

Applicants will need to upload a resume and cover letter including career goals, relevant coursework, availability, and GPA.

Application deadline is March 3, 2023.

Final decisions will be released by April 7, 2023.