Internship: Research on SRH needs of refugee women of reproductive age in Greece


Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Application Deadline

20/03/2023 6:00 pm

This call is for an internship opportunity to answer the first research question: What is the SRH status of refugee women?

Method: household survey


  1. RIC Mavrovouni on Lesbos
  2. Camp Malakasa on mainland Greece
  3. City of Athens

When? Preliminary timeline (24 weeks): April to September


  • Development of the research tool (in the Netherlands)
  • Finetuning of the research tool with the co-researchers and training of the research team (in Greece)
  • Primary data collection (in Greece)
  • Analysis of the results and writing of the thesis (in the Netherlands)

Who are we looking for?

  • Master students registered at a Dutch university, studying global health, medicine, anthropology, social sciences etc. Availability of 6 months from (tentatively) April – September 2023 Excellent written English skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • A proactive and creative attitude
  • A balanced ability to oscillate between teamwork and working independently Previous experience with quantitative research is an advantage
  • Previous experience with participatory research is an advantage
  • Previous experience with research with people living in vulnerable situations and/or professional experience in refugee camps is an advantage

Application and Contact:

Excited? Please email Jamilah Sherally at with your CV, a motivation letter, and a recent piece of English academic writing before the 20th of March.

Interviews with potential candidates will take place in the last weeks of March 2023.

Read the full internship description here.