Therapeutic Resistance Mechanisms Research Intern
Posted on: February 16, 2020
As an AbbVie Summer Intern, you will participate in a paid,
ten-week summer program that is focused on providing students with
robust projects throughout the summer. As an intern, you will be
located at our office in Sunnyvale, CA, with housing and shuttle
services for eligible students. General Position: Individual will
be responsible for working with scientists in the target discovery
group at Research department, contributing to understanding of the
mechanisms of action of pipeline drug candidates. The successful
internship candidate will be trained to independently perform
experiments using molecular cell biology and biochemistry
techniques that employing a variety of cell types including primary
cells, as well as cell lines, and clinical samples . Assignment
- Independently execute experiments in the lab.
- Analyze and interpret data using scientific analysis and
- Provide support to other studies driven by immuno-oncology
- Summarize and present findings to the research department.
- Maintain detailed records of all experiments in a laboratory
- Completed at least one year of college education before
- Currently enrolled and in good standing at an accredited
University graduate program
- Undergraduate Level Student
- Be an active student in good standing at an accredited
- Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 or equivalent
- Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis
without requiring sponsorship (students on an F1 visa with CPT can
be accommodated). Preferred:
- Qualified applicants will be moving into either junior or
senior level classwork in molecular biology, immunology,
biochemistry, or another related field.
- Must have previous laboratory experience, must be able to
independently handle basic laboratory experiments, such as cell
culture, PCR, and Western blot.
- A working understanding of basic cell or molecular biology
techniques is a plus.
- Proficient in computer skills (Microsoft Office).
- Excellent organizational, record keeping, and communication
skills. Final Presentation: Each intern is expected to prepare a
short presentation to their team to share what they have learned
through their internship and how they hope their new knowledge will
help them secure their future career. Presentations may be
approximately 10-15 minutes long and should include visual aid
(posters or PowerPoint).
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