2018 Experiential Intern (Graduate Level) - Data Sciences & Statistics

Lake County, Illinois, USA
Mar 01, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The AbbVie Experiential Internship Program
As an AbbVie Experiential Intern, you'll participate in a paid, ten to twelve-week summer program that is focused on providing students with robust projects throughout the summer. As an intern, you will be located at our corporate headquarters in north suburban Chicago, with housing and shuttle services for eligible students. Department Overview - Data Sciences & Statistics, Clinical Statistics Clinical statistics supports phases II-IV planning and execution of clinical trials including trial design, statistical analysis of the data and the interpretation of results from these trials. Statisticians are also responsible for providing scientific support in communication to regulatory agencies and scientific audiences. Assignment Details
  • Meta-analysis of multiple historical trials using non-linear models
  • Regression tree to identify subgroup boundaries
  • Bootstrap simulation to validate tree boundaries
Qualifications Basic:
  • Completed at least one year of college education before beginning internship
  • Must be enrolled in school the semester following your internship
  • 4th year PhD Student - Statistics/Biostatistics
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA: 3.0/4.0
  • 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).


  • Strong computing experience, R-shiny, SAS, Data mining, bootstrap, non-linear models, group-sequential

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