The KI internship pitches – notes from a digital coffee chat among KI bloggers

Last week, KI Career service organised three days of short pitches from companies that presented their internship projects. Did you miss the event? Then read through the thoughts from three of your bloggers who attended the event, and you can peek on their chat conversations below. You have no idea what’s going on? Then check… Read More The KI internship pitches – notes from a digital coffee chat among KI bloggers

Is the industry really a “dark side”?

Interview with Parisa Rabiei Far A Bright Christmas #21  Recently I had one of the most inspiring and interesting conversations related to the immortal topic “academia versus industry”. My good friend and a colleague Parisa Rabiei Far spent four weeks in Gothenburg at the R&D department of the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca. She got this opportunity… Read More Is the industry really a “dark side”?

Reflections from an Internship at Cartana – 10x Genomics

We briefly met on a bus ride to Biomedicum. And while catching up about life, I got to know that Giuseppe was doing an internship provided by the Career Service here at KI and wanted to know more about his experience.Today, I will share with you some reflections regarding his internship at Cartana (now part… Read More Reflections from an Internship at Cartana – 10x Genomics

Escape from the lab: Tatiana’s internship in marketing for Life Sciences

Interview with Tatiana Alvarez Giovannucci by Ana Amaral Tatiana has been a PhD student at KI for 5 years now.  Last year she took part of the Doctoral course Career Skills for Scientists, where people with a science background share their different career paths with PhD students. This happens once a week for one afternoon… Read More Escape from the lab: Tatiana’s internship in marketing for Life Sciences

3-month Internship at Vetenskapsrådet/Swedish Research Council (VR): a postdoc experience

The internship at VR provided me with an invaluable insight into the Swedish working culture at a public organization. It also improved my Swedish language skills; I got the chance to meet new co-workers, learn about the research infrastructure of Sweden as a whole, and discuss topics that are important for the development of the… Read More 3-month Internship at Vetenskapsrådet/Swedish Research Council (VR): a postdoc experience