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Applications closed on February 5, 2020
Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.
Mitsubishi Research Institute (MRI) assists our clients in developing comprehensive solutions to meet their diverse needs by integrating our think-tank functions and consulting/IT solution services. Facilitating partnerships with our clients, we contribute to the sustainable development of business and local communities, and ultimately to the entire society for brighter future.
We offer a wide variety of research fields as follows:
Regional Revitalization - Regional development strategy, Industry strategy, Renewable energy
Policy and Macroeconomics - Macroeconomics, Country Analysis
Platinum Society - Social security, Aging society building
Open Innovation - Platform for open innovation
Advanced Technology - Research on AI.
To be determined through future consultations with the interns. We have a wide variety of research fields as indicated above. When preparing a resume, could you please write down a field you are interested in.
This is a research-oriented internship including bibliographic survey, case research, document preparation, etc. Research experience is desirable.
Five days a week, June 15 to July 17. Due to the Olympics, MRI is offering a 5-week internship this coming summer. MRI will provide housing. Interns will receive a prorated stipend from the Program.
Work hours: 9:00 a.m. -5:15 p.m.
Local language level needed:
Basic reading, writing, and speaking (one-year level at Stanford)
Eligibility and Requirements:
Applicants must be currently enrolled freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors, and coterms who are undergraduates in all majors, including undeclared. Coterm students must still have undergraduate status. MA students in the Center for East Asian Studies are also eligible to apply.
Applicants must be current Stanford students during the internship period. Seniors must postpone graduation paperwork until the internship ends, but may participate in commencement. For summer graduation requirements, including details regarding enrollment requirements and information about participation in the June commencement ceremonies, students should contact their major department's student services office and Registrar's Office for graduation quarter petition.
Preferably, before beginning their internships, selected candidates should have taken at least one course regarding the internship region. The course can be taken in the spring quarter.
For more internship positions provided by the Stanford Global Studies Internship Program, please see our internship listing.
Each applicant can apply for a maximum of two program-arranged positions. If you apply more than two positions, we will only accept the first two applications based on the time of your submission.