Data Science Internships at GLD



Do you want to experience being part of a research team and work with data that promotes human welfare globally? We are currently looking for highly motivated, self-driven interns with advanced IT skills. Knowledge of statistical programs, such as R, Matlab, Python, C++, C#, Java and SQL-scripts is an advantage. As an intern you will be an important part of our team and will be given the opportunity to obtain practical experience in working with a research project within academia.

Tasks vary in terms of project needs. Current tasks include: quality control checks, data cleaning, running and managing GLD survey data and other data sources. Other assignments include data coding, assisting various research projects with modeling, analysis and diagnostics, creating figures of research results for reports, articles and other publications.

Benefits of GLD Internship

  • Gain valuable work experience in a research environment
  • Learn new skills
  • Apply knowledge from academic studies to real-world situations
  • Enhance your employability


Your Skills:

  • Knowledge of quantitative methodologies and analysis
  • Skills in data processing
  • Demonstrated knowledge of R
  • Experience in curating diverse datasets and designing visualization of data is an asset


In order to apply, you should be a student currently enrolled in a master’s program or enrolled at the unemployment agency with at least a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Political Science, Economics, IT or related field.

To apply, please send your CV, a cover letter describing why you want to do an internship at GLD to If you have any questions, please contact us via email. We ask that you submit all documents in English.