Available Traineeships

  • Students interested in a research project should contact the STREAM coordinator at their university.
  • Students who have been nominated by their home institution can submit their application.
  • Only applications from nominated students will be considered.
  • Please note that most projects have specific entry requirements.
  • Required application documents: CV/resume, letter of recommendation from a professor or lecturer at your home university, letter of motivation, transcripts of records, and the filled in application form from your home university.

Available Traineeships at UZH (STREAM)


Faculty of Medicine
  Department of Health Science and Technology Study of the role of miRNAs in memory formation (PDF, 256 KB)
  Center of Experimental Rheumatology Finding key mechanisms of the destructive process of joints of patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (PDF, 257 KB)
  Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology The role of protein tyrosine phosphatases and epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal carcinoma (PDF, 262 KB)
  Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

The effect of psychosocial and craving-induced stress on transcriptomics in cocaine users: a longitudinal approach (PDF, 403 KB)

  Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Dopamine transporter trafficking following methylphenidate (Ritalin) treatment in human dopaminergic neurons (PDF, 405 KB)

Faculty of Science
  Sensors Group, Institute of Neuroinformatics Neuromorphic VLSI Circuits for Smart Microanalytical Systems (PDF, 252 KB)
  Institute of Experimental Immunology Protective immune responses during Epstein Barr virus (EBV) infection (PDF, 252 KB)
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  Department of Political Science

Explaining Secessionism in Europe (PDF, 252 KB)


Explaining the resurgence of the Taliban (PDF, 252 KB)

  Department of Psychology

Understanding the limits of working-memory capacity (PDF, 252 KB)


Various Research Projects in Psychology (PDF, 256 KB)

Vetsuisse Faculty
  Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology Molecular and cellular mechanisms regulating sleep and biological clocks (PDF, 253 KB)
  Veterinary Physiology Treatment of obesity and its comorbidities (PDF, 252 KB)
Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics
  Department of Business Administration Big Data and Business Analytics (PDF, 252 KB)
  URPP Social Networks, Department of Business Administration Networking Engineering: Managerial big data analytics (PDF, 257 KB)
  Department of Informatics in cooperation with the Sustainability Team
of the UZH
Selecting and Exploring Methods for Data Analysis in Sustainability Reporting (PDF, 248 KB)