Category: Career Opportunities, Internships & Volunteering

Internship at Elbow Beach Capital (apply by 01 July 2024)

Internship now available at Elbow Beach Capital

This will be a 6-8 week paid placement and the successful candidate will be working directly with the executive team. The placement is open to all postgraduate students registered for a PhD at Imperial College London, preferably in their second or third year of study in any scientific field. (This opportunity is not available to international students on a Tier 4 visa). The deadline for applications is Monday 1 July.

Elbow Beach Capital is a private investment company focused on decarbonisation, sustainable energy, and social impact businesses. They support exceptional founders and their teams in scaling their businesses through capital investments, coupled with ESG and go-to-market expertise. Elbow Beach Capital backs innovative entrepreneurs who are building businesses that will have a positive impact on our planet and society.

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KAUST Global Postdoctoral Fellowship: Now Accepting Applications (Apply by 01 July 2024)

 

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We are taking this opportunity to let you know that applications are now open on a rolling basis for the KAUST Global Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (kgfp.kaust.edu.sa/) at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). This is a great opportunity, offered by the Office of the Vice President for Research, for talented young investigators with breakthrough ideas, senior PhDs or recent graduates, and early-career postdocs ready to transition to independent research.

KAUST seeks to be a catalyst for societal and economic change in Saudi Arabia and the world, addressing national and global needs under four research priorities: Economies of the future, Health & Wellness, Sustainable environment & Essential needs, Energy & Industrial Leadership.

Global Fellows have access to the exceptional infrastructure available at KAUST, including one of the world’s fastest supercomputers, a comprehensive suite of electron microscopes, nuclear magnetic resonance machines and other imaging instruments, a class 100 cleanroom for nanofabrication, a series of research vessels to explore the Red Sea, and much more. They also benefit from several learning and development programs available at KAUST for certification in teaching, leadership and other subjects.

Our vision is to support and empower early career scientists and engineers through a prestigious fellowship to unlock their full potential and shape the future by turning their research into real-world solutions for the benefit of the Kingdom and the world.

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For further information or clarifications check the program’s website or contact our team at: kgfp@kaust.edu.sa

 

Volunteer as a Tutor with The Access Project

The Access Project is looking for volunteers to support disadvantaged young people aged 14-18 for 1 hour a week with their academic studies, through our easy-to-use dedicated online platform.

  • Support a young person in a school subject to achieve the GCSE / A level grades they deserve and to fulfill their potential
  • Inspire, motivate and raise aspirations towards further education & the world of work
  • Students supported by The Access Project typically achieve a grade higher at GCSE and are four times more likely than their peers to progress to a top-third ranked university.

No prior experience necessary, full training included over autumn with start dates throughout the autumn term.

Sign up: www.theaccessproject.org.uk/volunteer