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Internships (M/F/X)

Type of contract: Internship full-time

Are you currently enrolled at a university (Bachelor or Master) and need to complete an internship as part of your curriculum?

The Laboratoire national de santé offers a certain number of places each year for compulsory internships as part of studies leading to a healthcare profession.

About the Laboratoire national de santé

The « Laboratoire national de santé » (LNS) is a public institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Health in Luxembourg. As a multidisciplinary institute, the LNS consists of four scientific departments in the fields of medical biology, microbiology, forensic medicine and health protection. In addition, the LNS is also hosting the National Center of Pathology and the National Center of Genetics. The LNS has its premises in Dudelange since 2013.

The mission of the LNS is to develop analytical and scientific expertise related to the prevention, diagnosis and monitoring of human diseases and to ensure the role of a national control or reference laboratory as well as to carry out forensic tasks. The institution also contributes to the development, harmonization and promotion of technical laboratory methods in close collaboration with local and international analytical laboratories. Within the scope of its responsibilities, the LNS is also leading research and teaching activities in collaboration with partners in Luxembourg and abroad.

With its modern infrastructure in line with the recent evolution of medical and analytical sciences, the LNS is an ambitious laboratory with innovative projects that increase its expertise in public health.

What we offer?

During their internship with the LNS, students have the opportunity to:

  • Work in a challenging scientific environment;
  • Exchange with qualified health professionals;
  • Gain some experience and take a first step into the world of work;
  • Develop a wide range of skills ;
  • Appreciate the diversity within our multicultural teams.

How to apply?

If you wish to apply for an internship, please send us your CV with a cover letter describing your experience. Do not forget to specify in your cover letter the desired profession and department, the duration of the internship and the period during which it must take place.

Applications should be sent at least 3 months before the desired start date.

Applications for internships as part of your studies be made at any time during the year. If you do not receive a reply from us within six weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.