Participants will learn about diving-related research and develop or enhance professional skills that can lead to career advancement.
They will attend a 2-week training program by working closely with mentor experts to maximize their learning opportunities by actively working in the field.
It is possible to extend the duration of the internship upon request of the participants in case, he/she aims at working in a targeted research theme within the scope of activities of the DAN Europe Foundation.
Activities may include field, laboratory and classroom lectures on diving research.
Interns will be asked to produce a written report of their experience which may be used in full or in part in DAN publications, including Alert Diver magazine, DAN website, research newsletters and press releases.
After the internship, Research interns typically assist in data collection and work on a variety of assignments to develop their practical skills, critical thinking, and technical communication expertise. They will be ready to join various diving expeditions for data collection.