Position title
Urban or/and Architectural Research Internship
Job Location
Vijverhofstraat 47, Rotterdam, 3032 SB, The Netherlands

Welcome to MLA+!

We are looking forward to have you aboard as our new intern for research in the field of Urbanism and Architecture.

We are looking for a passionate student, currently enrolled in a bachelors or master's program to join our project unit at MLA+ Rotterdam.



You will work in close collaboration with our team, extracting knowledge out of completed projects and researching new solutions to bring our designs a step further. You will also collaborate with our communications team supporting the development of publications, exhibitions, and events. This will require research and critical skills, but also graphic editing and structured mindset.

Your work will be organized on weekly scrums, or “missions”. Each week you be linked to a different colleague to identify meaningful content to share with the rest of the team. By the end of your internship, you will have formed a great culture in latest design trends and solutions.

You will have one-on-ones with your internship mentor at least once a week with whom you can discuss your progress and ask your questions.

Overview of goals

  • General professional development

Develop professional skills such as researching, designing, workflows, public speaking, team working in a professional context.

  • Learning by Design
    Apply and test expertise gained during studies in a professional context
    Learn practice-oriented methodologies in the field of study.
  • Develop expertise in the field of study, by design-led contributing to team work
  • Software skills
    Develop (new) software skills in a professional context
  • Soft skills
    Develop personal skills in a professional context through contributing to project team work and asking for personal feedback.

If you think you are the one we are looking for, please apply via de website www.mlaplus.com and send in your portfolio, cv and a short motivational letter.

Date posted
June 22, 2022
Employment Type
Beginning of employment
1st of September
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Position: Urban or/and Architectural Research Internship

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