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Dahdaleh Global Health Internship Program


The Dahdaleh Institute for Global Health Research provides dynamic experiential education opportunities for students through our internship program.

Trainees work in a professional environment to support high-calibre research in the areas of Global Health & Humanitarianism, Planetary Health, and Global Health Foresighting. Most positions are directly involved in research projects. A limited number of opportunities exist to support research through communications, event planning and administration.



Position Types

Work-Study (Research at York)

  • Current undergraduate student at York University, enrolled full/part-time in a program related to an available position
  • Meet eligibility requirements of York University
  • Positions are offered for Fall/Winter (Sept-April) and Summer (May-August) termsPositions are paid
  • Typically up to 10 hours/week
  • Students apply to positions as individuals. Positions are posted on this page and announced in our newsletter, on twitter and on facebook.

Practicum

  • Student enrolled in any post-secondary institution
  • Students must be able to work on-site at York University
  • Arranged through the school, program or course director
  • Unpaid, typically for course credit
  • Typically up to 10 hours/week, or as set by practicum requirement


Interested?

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Students

New opportunities are always announced in our Newsletter and on social media.

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Program & Course Directors

If you are looking for practicum opportunities for your students, please email dighr@yorku.ca with the following information:

  • Your school, program and/or course
  • Number of practicum positions you would like to arrange
  • Summary of what you are looking for through the practicum
  • What aspects of the Dahdaleh Institute the practicum relates to (ex. specific research theme, research project, etc.)

Please note that we have a limited number of practicum placements every year.


Meet the interns


Christabel Agbor

Global Health Intern

Global Health & Humanitarianism

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Leah Goldschmidt

Global Health Intern

Global Health & Humanitarianism

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