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HYPED Summer Internships


Outreach is looking to hire up to 3 interns over a period of 4-5 weeks in June/July.

As part of a collaboration with the Macau Youth League of the UK and Yorkshire Online Academy, we are looking for summer interns to help deliver teaching and outreach activities. You will be preparing material and teaching about Hyperloop and the future of infrastructure to visiting students from Macau. Additionally, you will be helping to organise a South-East Asia based Hyperloop competition - and help teach and guide various student teams online prior to the competition run.

Pay: £1,200 per month with standard work hours (approx 37.5 hrs/wk).

Offices are likely be in King’s Buildings, and the working period can be discussed. Please note that you will have to be in Edinburgh from 5th July-11th July to deliver teaching.

If you have:

  • Teaching/ presentation experience

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Drive and ability to work under own initiative

  • Good IT skills - Office suite and ability to use Skype

  • Excellent knowledge of Hyperloop

  • Interest in infrastructure and sustainability

  • Enthusiasm to teach

Then please do apply, we would love to hear from you!

Please e-mail your CV and cover letter to:


Applications are on a rolling basis and applicants are encouraged to apply early. If you are invited to an interview, you will be expected to give a short presentation explaining a simple scientific concept.

Do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions.


HYPED and the Edinburgh Futures Institute will be collaborating on hosting a number of summer research projects. More information to come.