Nasekomo’s internship programme offers an opportunity for direct participation in the company’s R&D projects

05 Apr 2024

Sofia, Bulgaria – April 5, 2024 – Nasekomo, the only biotechnology company developing technologies for industrial insect breeding in Eastern Europe, announces its first internship program in Bulgaria. The programme provides young scientists with the opportunity to gain practical experience and realisation in the field of industrial insect farming research. Selected interns will work directly with Nasekomo’s experienced research and development team and will have the opportunity to join and contribute to three ongoing research projects and follow their implementation in a real-world environment:

  • Investigating the impact of probiotics on the growth process of Hermetia Illucens to enhance growth rates and feeding efficiency.
  • Data accumulation for AI training and database development.
  • Bioaccumulation of essential molecules – ensuring a balanced diet rich in nutrients for optimal productivity and a robust immune system.

This is a unique opportunity to gain practical experience in the fascinating realm of scientific research on industrial insect farming.

The internship program is open to students pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in biology, entomology, biotechnology, agronomy, microbiology or related fields. Its duration varies from 4 to 30 weeks depending on the students’ availability and the time frame of the project they decide to join.

“At Nasekomo, we blend science and innovation using the power of natural sciences and intelligent technologies. With our internship program, we open our doors to fellow innovators passionate about making a difference,” says Vesela Georgieva, HR Manager at the company.

Applications are open until the end of April 2024. More information on the programme and how to apply is available at https://nasekomo.life/careers/