Task of the science is to serve

– Tolstoy –

Science is the captain, and
practice the soldiers.

– Leonardo da Vinci –

Frontiers of science are like the
horizon: the more we approach
it, the more it moves away.

– Boiste –

The fantasy is more important
than knowing.

– Albert Einstein –

Science – it means organized

– Spencer –

Freedom for the science the
same as the air for a living soul.

– Poincaré –

Research area of all sciences is

– Pascal –

System of science must be
looked at as the system of
nature: all in it is endless and

– Cuvier –

Scientific plan without working
hypothesis is a skeleton without
living body.

– Hirschfeld-

The main research subject of
mankind is the human.

– Goethe –

All is important in science.

– Heine –

Books must be results of
sciences, but sciences not results
of books.

– Bacon –

Scientist is not the one, who
gives the right answers, but the
one, who asks the right

– Claude Lévi-Strauss –

The more we will seek for the
truth outside us, the more we
will move away of it. The more
we will be able to understand
who we are, the more the truth
will assert us in ourselves.

– Antonio Meneghetti –

Before being dictated the nature
needs to be obeyed.

– Bacon –

A true scientist is not one who
has more acquired, but one who
has more understood.

– Leibniz –

Science – to know how the
being acts. To know the action
of the being.

– Antonio Meneghetti –

Science is benefactor of

– Berthelot –

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INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY for full-time or part-time work at the Institute of Economics of the Latvian Academy of Sciences.


  • master’s or doctoral student (preferably in social sciences, especially economics)
  • ability to gather and work with information
  • interest and previous experience in research
  • knowledge and / or experience in preparing EU and other project applications
  • ability to build business relationships
  • excellent computer and office skills
  • excellent knowledge of Latvian and English
  • responsibility, accuracy and ability to serve



  • participation in scientific discussions and their organization
  • selection, analysis and processing of input data and information
  • preparation of EU projects and other tender applications
  • development of research questionnaires and surveys
  • assisting scientists in day-to-day processes
  • work with literature and other sources of information
  • design of studies / projects / applications
  • coordination of cooperation
  • preparation of reports, record keeping



  • perspective and challenging practices
  • practice place in the center of Riga
  • experience, personal growth and development opportunities
  • opportunity to participate in scientific discussions and conferences
  • active participation in scientific processes
  • the opportunity to get a paid job after a successful internship


Commencement of practice: by agreement

Duration of internship: by agreement

Place of practice: Akadēmijas laukums 1, Rīga


Please send your CV and motivation letter to ei@lza.lv.

Contact phone: 20207092