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Become an iGEM’er - Apply here!

We welcome applications from enthusiastic and ambitious students interested in becoming part of the iGEM2018 team. A variety of competences are needed; from the natural sciences to humanities, social science, business studies, media/art students, etc.  

First and foremost, iGEM is a team and learning experience. You do not need to have all the skills in advance. Your desire to learn, collaborate and grow is the most important.

How to apply:
An application consists of three parts: A motivation, a CV and a MB profile (more below).
Deadline is February 19th, 2018
Send you application, including the following three parts, to heinz@plen.ku.dk
If you have any questions, contact iGEM Main Supervisor Sotirios Kampranis (soka@plen.ku.dk) or Nanna Heinz (heinz@plen.ku.dk).

What to include in your application:
1: Motivation (Please include the following in your answer):
What do you study (where and at which level, ie Bachelor/Master)
Why do you want to join the iGEM2017 team?
How do you believe your competences can benefit the team?
What is your experience with team work?
Where would you most like to apply yourself: In project management/team                  leadership, fundraising/business, outreach/PR, lab-work/science or other
What would you really like to learn?
What do you hope to gain from the iGEM experience?
2: CV
3: Supply your Myers-Briggs Profile
If you don’t know it, you can find an online test here:
http://www.humanmetrics.com/hr/jtypesresult.aspx 
or https://www.16personalities.com/free-personality-test 

Applicants will be notified in the week following the application deadline.