Research Intern - Dynamic Graph Systems

Last updated one month ago
Location:Redmond, Washington
Job Type:Full Time

Virtual Internship

Participation in the Research Internship Program requires that you are physically located in the United States or Canada for the duration of the internship.

Research Internships at Microsoft provide a dynamic environment for research careers with a network of world-class research labs led by globally-recognized scientists and engineers. Our researchers and engineers pursue innovation in a range of scientific and technical disciplines to help solve complex challenges in diverse fields, including computing, healthcare, economics, and the environment.

Special Projects atMicrosoft Research is offering a research internship with a focus on modeling future computational systems based on neurological systems (including using data from connectome, FMRI, EEG, and microscopy) applying modern machine learning and graph theoretic methods toward building interactive systems using neurological modeling/feedback. This intern will join a team of applied statisticians, computer scientists, and neuroscience collaborators who research the brain and complex HCI systems.

Responsibilities

Interns put inquiry and theory into practice. Alongside fellow doctoral candidates and some of the world’s best researchers, interns learn, collaborate, and network for life. Interns not only advance their own careers, but they also contribute to exciting research and development strides. During the 12-week internship, students are paired with mentors and expected to collaborate with other interns and researchers, present findings, and contribute to the vibrant life of the community. Research internships are available in all areas of research, and are offered year-round, though they typically begin in the summer.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Must be currently enrolled in a research master’s degree program or PhD program in Mathematics, Neuroscience, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or a related STEM field
  • Participation in the Research Internship Program requires that you are physically located in the United States or Canada for the duration of the internship

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expertise in research in mathematics, neuroscience, statistics, computer science or a related field
  • Expertise in analyzing dynamic graph data or neurological data
  • Expertise in embeddings of graphs
  • Excellent research collaboration skills

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