Why Hire a Western PhD Intern?
Over 2,000 PhD students currently attend Western in 50 different programs, across 11 unique faculties. During their four years of study, doctoral students will become experts in their respective fields, building a depth and breadth of knowledge and professional skills to thrive within any industry. When you hire a Western PhD student, you are hiring an experienced researcher, writer, presenter, project manager, and leader, who will make valuable contributions to your organization.
Doctoral students are:
- Highly skilled problem-solvers and critical thinkers
- Creative and innovative team members
- Compelling leaders and effective project managers
- Strong communicators and trained researchers
With these skills, doctoral students have the ability to set themselves apart and give your organization a competitive advantage.
Own Your Future
Own Your Future is a doctoral professional development program at Western University developed by the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies in collaboration with various units across campus. The program enriches doctoral education at Western by providing the opportunity for students to develop professional skills that help maximize their success in graduate school and in their future career.