Internship at Design Research Lab

The Design Research Lab of T-Labs Berlin is currently looking for somebody to support their activities in the area of Designing & Prototyping Interactions.

The Design Research Lab is led by Prof. Dr. Gesche Joost. A team of young researchers devotes to contribute both theoretical and practical knowledge to design research and discourse, nationally and internationally.

You will be working with us on experimental prototypes.

If interested, candidates would be offered much space for original ideas, from quick and dirty prototypes to high-quality implementations. Plus: a fantastic view over Berlin from the 17th floor.

The activity in this specific project includes conceptual, scientific and practical work. In addition to general research regarding Interaction Design student workers will help design and build conceptual and working prototypes that will be tested during the course of the project. Collaboration in scientific publications of the design research lab is possible.

We offer an insight into a practical project with experimental scientific methods and the building of knowledge for the field of design research to engage in.

Collaboration is limited to 6 months. The internship is paid.

As an ideal candidate you study Interaction or Industrial Design, Telecommunication Engineering or Media Studies. In order to be eligible for the position, applicants must be enrolled in a university.

Following skills are greatly appreciated:

• Prototyping (with e.g. Arduino, Processing, etc)
• Fluent English skills (German would be a plus)

The position is available starting January 2011, project duration will be 3-6 months.

If you are interested, please send your short portfolio and CV to this guy!

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