Position Summary: The Applied Data Scientist Intern works with Basil Labs’ core team on projects and case studies assessing relationships and narratives in the online sphere, focusing on user-generated reviews regarding brick-and-mortar retail (e.g. ikea, coffee shops, bookstores, etc) and cities (scaling up insights).Interns will be exposed to and guided through data mining and natural language processing methods and scripts. Interns will be expected to complete two projects during the course of their internship; the first being a research project/case study, the second being a project focused on improving Basil Labs’ natural language processing scripts or dashboard visualizations. This position is meant for self-starters with experience in data science who are able to tell compelling stories through statistics and data visualization. This is a remote research position.This is an unpaid position.Experience and skills:Experience with PythonStrong critical thinking, storytelling and analysis skillsAble to work independently and set/meet deadlinesSome stats background preferredTalk to us about your good ideas, willingness to innovate and dedication to projects you’re passionate about.Please note that this is an UNPAID internship position. If you would like to receive academic credit for this internship, please send materials from your institution to the email above along with your application.