Summer Internships

2014 Summer Internship Program Details

Summer Student Research Awards are three-month paid summer internships designed to introduce college freshman, sophomores, juniors, and seniors to various fields of biomedical and occupational health research.

If you have been accepted an intern position here at the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences for the summer, please be sure to take the online training as soon as possible.

Have more questions? Visit the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences' Students Research Awards Frequently Asked Questions page.

How to Apply

Check back early next year for information about the 2015 Summer Student Program.

2014 Summer Interns

The Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences expresses its appreciation to all applicants for its 2014 summer intern program. Here are the 2014 Summer Interns.

Aviva Browning – Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR - Anger Lab
Jami Cheng – Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD  – Rohlman Lab
Devin Christiansen – Portland State University, Portland, OR – Anger Lab
Leanne Hicks – Portland State University, Portland, OR – Hammer Lab
Colleen Hunter – Pacific Univ. Oregon, Forest Grove, OR – Olson Lab
Michael Jacobson – Reed College, Portland, OR – Butler Lab
Krista Leonard – Willamette University, Salem, OR – Rohlman Lab
Hilary Nichols – Western Washington Univ., Bellingham, WA  – McCullough Lab
Tiffany Nguyen – Yale University, New Haven, CT – Turker Lab
Silvia Plascencia – Univ. of Portland, Portland, OR – Kretzschmar Lab
Grace Recht –­ Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH  ­ Kuehl Lab
Ryan Stadnik – Univ. of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO – Spencer Lab
Madison Trowbridge – Linfield College, McMinnville, OR – Shea Lab
Jeana Yee  – Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD – Olson Lab

*As usual, all of the students chosen for the internship program are Oregon residents or attend Oregon schools.


See the 2014 Summer Intern Page

See the 2013 Summer Intern Page.

2014 Summer Intern Poster Session

2014 Summer Interns
Intern Jami Cheng explains research
Devin Christensen receives award from Dr. Shea
Intern Tiffany Nguyen explanis her research
Summer Intern Poster Session
Summer Interns with Mentor Peter Spencer
Intern Jeana Yee explains poster to Dr Shannon
Intern Hilary Nichols explains research
Aviva Browning discusses her research
Intern Madison Trowbridge explains research