Target Gene Delivery Intern, Summer 2018

Location
Tarrytown, New York
Posted
Mar 20, 2018
Ref
11662BR
Discipline
Science/R&D, Genetics
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Part time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

These positions are in Target Gene Delivery in Tarrytown, NY. There are 2 openings for Summer 2018.

As part of Regeneron's Target Discovery program, the Target Gene Delivery Group performs target gene delivery into mice for different Therapeutic Focus Areas. The student will be involved in confirming that target genes cloned by our group express the desired secreted protein products in vitro. The student will then verify the efficacy of target gene delivery of treated mice by measuring target protein expression in sera and liver lysates. The student will learn and apply sterile techniques for tissue culture, Cho-K1 cell transfection, SDS-PAGE, Western Blotting, Protein Concentration determination, etc. The student will also get to learn molecular biology techniques and participate in cloning of target genes.

Start building your skills at Regeneron.
• Must be an undergraduate student
• Must be pursuing a degree in a Biology related field
• Laboratory experience and a basic understanding of biology is required
• Must have a willingness to learn

General Intern Program Information:
• Must be enrolled in, or accepted to, an academic program pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, PhD or PharmD
• Summer Program is full-time (~40 hrs/wk) for at least 10 weeks and is paid
• Prefer demonstrated leadership in areas such as campus activities, clubs, sports or the community
• Minimum GPA of 3.0
• You will work with a specific manager on a project(s)
• Enjoy weekly 1 hour Intern Program events: learn about other areas of the company from VPs and other employees, soft skills workshops, networking, volunteering, and more!
• Present to your team on your summer project

Transportation and Housing:
• A free shuttle is offered from the North White Plains or Tarrytown train stations to the Tarrytown campus
• Get to know other incoming Interns on our closed LinkedIn page when you accept an offer

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 11662BR