Internship

Each Illinois Professional Science Master’s student is required to have an internship during the program. Experiences range from lab work on campus, multiple duties with start-ups, and projects or positions with companies, non-profits, and government. Students are encouraged to have robust internship experiences combining their science and business knowledge. Each experience is unique and is intended to give the student a working knowledge of the industry, gain new networking relationships, and prepare the student for a professional career. Students share their experiences during the IL PSM Poster Showcase.

The Poster Showcase is October 2 at the College of ACES Library, Information and Alumni Center, 1101 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, 4-6 p.m. The event is open to the public. RSVPs are appreciated by September 27th to PSMdegree@illinois.edu.

2018 internship employers include:

Agricultural Production                                                                                            

AgriGold
Bailey Nurseries
Growmark
Bayer, formerly Monsanto

Bioprocessing & Bioenergy

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center
Pacific Ethanol
Gene Therapy Program, University of Pennsylvania

Food Science & Human Nutrition                                                           

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
Autumn Berry Inspired
Dairy Farmers of America
Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Friesland Campina
Garden Fresh Gourmet, a Campbell Soup Company
PepsiCo
RXBAR
Synergy Flavors, Inc.

Geographic Information Science                                                                

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission
Corteva Agriscience (Agriculture division of DowDuPont)
CyberGis
Illinois State Water Survey
Institute of Remote Sensing Technology
Scholarly Commons - University of Illinois Library

Technical Systems Management

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
Elanco

 

2018 Invitation (pdf)

2018 Invitation (jpg)

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