Metcalf Clinics are a co-op, project-based training program for students to develop skills and enhance career outcomes. In this part-time paid internship, teams of undergraduates take a deep dive into a professional area of interest and build relevant experience. Metcalf Clinics provide major benefits to employer partners as well including talent scoping and project support.
Successful applicants are placed in teams to lead consulting engagements and STEM research. During the two-quarter program, teams receive access to coaches and industry experts, and the opportunity to network with successful alumni. These clinics are terrific way to hone professional development in technical research, analysis, strategic planning, and presentation skills.
Autumn Quarter 2022 Metcalf Clinics (Consulting & Financial Modeling)
Autumn Quarter 2022 projects kick off in October. Students can apply on UChicago Handshake. Applications are due September 22.
Participating employers include:
- Blackthorne Capital Management is an investment management firm with data-driven, quantitative framework. Students will be researching non-market influences on performance of different asset classes, developing econometric models forecasting future performance.
- The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) finances construction and preservation of affordable housing in Illinois. Students will Identify best practices that IHDA can implement to improve performance and recommend opportunities for co-sourcing non-critical functions.
Winter Quarter 2023 Metcalf Clinics (STEM)
Winter Quarter clinics will kick off in January 2023. Applications will open on UChicago Handshake in November and close in December.
Students can apply for projects with the following employers:
To learn more about Metcalf Clinics, contact Scott Metcalf at firstname.lastname@example.org.