Jobs & Internships

Expanding Your Horizons: Mentor Opportunity

Expanding Your Horizons Conference: Call for Female Mentors!
(Undergraduate and Graduate Students)

Saturday March 23rd, 2019 at the University of San Diego

Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) provides hands-on/minds-on exploration in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics for 6th-10th grade girls. Girls from all over San Diego County will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge in various areas, talk with others who share similar interests, and have women college students (you!) studying science and technology as mentors for an entire day. 

Please Note: All mentors are required to attend only one of two training sessions prior to the
Conference, which will be held Sat. March 16th (10-11am), and Wed. March 20th (7-8pm) on the
University of San Diego campus.

Registration is available on this website as of Decemcer 1st, 2018. Application deadline is Friday, March 15th, 2019 so sign up today! 

Please email Jessica Lipsky and Shaoni Bandy at: mentors@eyhsandiego.org

 Posted: 12/05/2018

Yale Research Fellowship Opportunity

Yale Fellowship in Developmental Psychopathology and Social Neuroscience 

The program brings together experts in developmental psychopathology, experimental psychology, statistics, neuroimaging, eye-tracking, psychophysiology, and computational science. It is led by Dr. Kasia Chawarska and co-directed by Drs. Suzanne Macari and Kelly Powell.

The program will give priority to applicants with prior experience in research with clinical populations and/or with infants and young children. Experience with implementation of behavioral, eye-tracking, and psychophysiological studies, as well as in data processing and analysis will be helpful. The applicants must be proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and have familiarity with database environments such as SQL. Familiarity with packages such as R, SPSS, or SAS will be reviewed favorably. Successful applicants will be involved in a two-year program of training involving clinical and research experiences, beginning on or about July 1, 2019.

Award Details

  • Sponsor Institution: Yale Child Study Center, Yale University
  • Award Amount: $30,000 per year in Year 1; $32,000 in Year 2 (plus full healthcare coverage)
  • Term of Award: 2 years

Application Deadline: January 15, 2019 at 12 pm EST
Letters of recommendation required by January 25, 2019

For more information, read the PDF for the 2019 DPSN Fellowship.

 Posted: 11/26/2018

Summer Fellowship Program for Vision Science

Summer Fellowship Program in Vision Science - University of Rochester (June 3 - August 2, 2019) 

Application deadline is February 4, 2019. Details on how to apply can be found in our website.

Students interested in neuroscience, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, and biomedical science are invited to join the Center for Visual Science for a summer of supervised laboratory training. Applicants will be selected based on academic achievements and an interest in pursuing graduate studies in science. Both US and foreign applications will be accepted.

Our fellowship will cover travel for US citizens and permanent residents (and up to $500 in travel costs for foreign students) and cover the majority of on-campus housing expenses for non-local students. This is all in addition to a stipend of $4,054 for a summer of continuous training in a faculty member's lab.

Note: The program is restricted to undergraduate students or recent graduates who have not been accepted to graduate school programs. Successful applicants are typically juniors or seniors who have research experience.

Posted: 11/26/2018

B2B Marketing Manager

Vektrex is hiring a marketing leader who knows how to establish B2B marketing programs, provide mentorship, and also likes to roll up their sleeves and create, edit, and publish. We’re looking for the right talent, who’s savvy, functionally-experienced, organized, a can-doer, and who is looking to drive strategy, program development, and excellent content in a profitable, private company.

Start Date: December 2018
Status: Full-Time Employee
Location: San Diego Headquarters
Compensation: TBD

Vektrex is small, but nimble, meaning this manager will work closely with the executive team to produce quickly and have the opportunity to personally steer the marketing direction.

Preferred skills:

  • Video design and production
  • Webinar facilitation (scheduling, hosting)
  • Experience with programming languages such as CSS and HTML
  • Background knowledge or experience in the solid state lighting industry

Education Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing or related business discipline and quantitative degree
  • MBA preferred
  • 4-6 years relevant experience developing and managing marketing teams, programs, campaigns, with a preference for experience with B2B marketing.

Application Submission Instructions:

Email your resume and cover letter to jobs@vektrex.com with the subject line:  “Marketing Manager”

See our website for more: www.vektrex.com

Posted: 11/26/2018

Marketing Administrator

Vektrex is hiring a can-do marketing admin with a bachelor’s degrees to join our dynamic team, and to coordinate, create, and execute our marketing programs. We welcome all those to apply who are looking to grow their marketing acumen, pilot new programs, expediently manage resources and establish best practices with us. 

Start Date: December 2018
Status: Full-Time Employee
Location: San Diego Headquarters
Compensation: TBD

Preferred skills:
  • Video design and production
  • Experience with programming languages such as CSS and HTML
  • Background knowledge or experience in the solid state lighting industry

Education Qualifications

  • High School diploma mandatory
  • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing or related business discipline
  • 1-2 years experience in a marketing related role

Application Submission Instructions:

Email your resume and cover letter to jobs@vektrex.com with the subject line:  “Marketing Administrator”

See our website for more: www.vektrex.com

Posted: 11/26/2018