The mission of the Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing (ISGMH) at Northwestern University is to connect scholars from numerous disciplines with the sexual and gender minority (SGM) community to forge collaborations and stimulate innovative research to improve SGM health and wellbeing. Directed by Dr. Brian Mustanski, ISGMH consists of three programs: CONNECT Complex Systems and Health Disparities Program; Evaluation, Data Integration, and Technical Assistance Program; and IMPACT LGBT Health and Development Program.

We have extended our internship deadline to Monday, January 16th, 2017! 

Spring 2017 available internships:
  • Project VOICE Intern
  • Evaluation Intern
  • SMART Project Research Intern
  • RADAR Intern

Internship descriptions can be found here. Applications can be found here.

Interns who can commit to approximately 10 hours a week over 6 months are preferred. Internships are unpaid but may be completed for school credit.

Please submit a CV/Resume along with your application. 

Any questions regarding internships should be directed to Beth Ann Hamilton.

ISGMH Diversity Statement: Northwestern University and ISGMH’s commitment to diversity is critical to our mission of advancing access to excellence in academic programs, world-class research, and health programs. Engagement in discrimination or harassment against any person because of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, military service, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression will not be tolerated.Through its work, ISGMH advances the health and wellbeing of LGBTQ individuals. Staff and trainees should expect to find a diversity of sexual orientations and gender identities among ISGMH staff, trainees, research participants, and in outreach experiences. We highlight the importance of respecting and valuing this aspect of diversity among staff and trainees.