Summer Intern Program in Planetary Science

Lunar and Planetary Institute

Internship 10 weeks Houston, Texas, USA

Uploaded 11 Oct 2019

Job Description

The Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) Summer Intern Program in Planetary Science provides undergraduate students with an opportunity to perform cutting-edge, peer-reviewed research, learn from widely respected planetary scientists, and discover exciting careers in planetary science.

During the 10-week internship, students have the opportunity to participate in enrichment activities, including NASA Johnson Space Center scientific visits, lectures, and career development workshops.

Many of today’s planetary science leaders got their start as LPI summer interns. Every career starts somewhere, and we encourage you to join us as you embark on your journey.

 

Person Specification

The Lunar and Planetary Institute invites undergraduates with at least 50 semester hours of credit to experience cutting-edge research in the lunar and planetary sciences. 

Students with majors in a physical or natural science, engineering, computer science, or mathematics have an advantage, but any eligible student may apply.  

Interns are selected by the project advisors who look for academic excellence and scientific interest and backgrounds compatible with their specific project needs.