2018-2019 Campus Internship – Organic Chemistry – Research & Development
Corteva AgriscienceTM, Agricultural Division of DowDuPontTM, seeks students for full-time internships within our research and development organization in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our internships are lab-based science positions, and students will work closely with a senior scientist in an industrial setting. It is desirable that students have past practical experience in a laboratory research environment, generating data, as well as relevant computer skills. Students are encouraged to be creative and take initiative, where appropriate, and will be granted latitude for discretionary decisions and independence of action within guidelines established by their supervisor. Students are expected to always operate in a safe and efficient manner. Good interpersonal, communication, organizational, teamwork, and time management skills are essential to succeed at this opportunity! Duties and Responsibilities:Participate in all phases of research including planning, preparation, calibration, application, evaluation, and analysis with supervisor.Work in a safe manner and adopt our safety culture.Become an independent and proficient scientist or analyst by making novel observations, interpreting data, and drawing sound scientific conclusions.Present project reviews throughout the summer and a final poster before colleagues and peers.Qualifications:Qualifications:Organic chemistry internships are available to students that are currently pursuing a Bachelors or Masters degree in chemistry (organic, analytical, or biochemistry preferred) and will be enrolled in undergraduate or graduate classes fall of 2019.Minimum GPA 3.2.Must have successfully completed first full year of undergraduate-level organic chemistry and associated laboratory course component.Must be able to relocate to the city of the internship (Indianapolis, IN). Housing assistance will be provided. Must be able to work full-time (40 hours per week) during the timeframe of May to August.Apply for this job.