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Incoming Opportunities for Non-ERAU Students

We are excited you are interested in an internship or research opportunity at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU). We take pride in our cutting edge and innovative research, and we hope it shows!
For internships/research opportunities, carefully read the steps on how to find one at ERAU. You will need to contact those doing the research directly. Links and information to research at ERAU are listed after the steps you need to follow. Please note, most internship opportunities are unpaid, and you will need to check with the sponsoring professor/department to see if any remuneration will be provided.


How to Find Internships/Research Opportunities

  1. Review the provided links for possible opportunities at ERAU.
  2. Once you have selected one or more potential opportunities, contact the Lead Professor. In order to be accepted, you will need to work directly with the professor overseeing the research.
  3. After the professor has accepted you via e-mail, you will need to complete the following two tasks:
  4. If you have further questions, please contact
Research Links 
College of Arts and Sciences
Some of our research under this college include, but are not limited to, Bayesian Analysis of Stellar Evolution, Exploring Vulnerabilities, Threats, and Exploits in Small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS), and High Spectral Resolution Observations of Lunar Exospheric Emissions.
College of Aviation
This college performs important research that supports the aviation industry including, but is not limited to, Airline Pilot Shortage, Daily Weathercasts, and Forensic Synoptic Analysis.
College of Business
Carrying on the business of aviation and making the industry stronger is this college's research focus, and their research includes Aircraft Boarding Strategies, Aircraft Replacement Strategy, and LAX Tow Tugs Feasibility Study.
College of Engineering
Cutting edge research is grown here. Explore the many projects our engineers are working on in support of aviation, aerospace, and more.
The MicaPlex is part of our Research Park, and it houses both outside business and university assets. Find out the innovations taking place in this incubator by visiting their website.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) have an Other Transaction Agreement (OTA) that designates Embry-Riddle as the operator of the Florida Test Bed. ERAU supports the Test Bed by operating the facility and working with the industry in support of FAA assigned NextGen tasks.
ERAU Bird's Eye View of our Research
Research life is good at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University!