2019 Summer Internships in Development
At DuPont Industrial Biosciences, we are truly changing the world and having fun doing interesting science. We leverage our cutting-edge biotechnology capabilities to develop sustainable solutions for the emerging bio-based economy. DuPont Industrial Biosciences strongly believes in supporting the next generation of scientists and engineers. We?ve developed several opportunities for students to gain the valuable experience they?ll need to succeed in today?s demanding job market. Are you interested in the scientific interfaces between biochemistry, analytical chemistry, fermentation engineering, microbial physiology, and separations leading to performance benefits in real-world industrial applications? We are currently seeking outstanding candidates for 2019 summer internships in our R&D Center in Palo Alto, California We are looking for driven and creative summer interns to conduct research in the following areas:Parameter analysis of real-world product productionAnalytical tools for Fermentation processesEvaluation of Recovery equipmentEvaluation of formulation materials and process The ideal candidates will be pursuing degrees in the life, physical, or engineering sciences and be familiar with basic laboratory techniques in relevant areas. The intern must be an individual who is detail oriented, friendly, and thrives in a highly collaborative environment.Qualifications:Qualified candidates will exhibit the following characteristics:Pursuing a bachelor?s degree inChemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Materials Science, or a related fieldCompleted their sophomore year of undergrad education and will continue education in the fallAbility to work in an interdisciplinary scientific settingHigh level of initiative and the ability to work in a team environmentExhibit exceptional skills for bench-top experimental work and use of analytical instrumentation.Ability to document results, analyze data, draw conclusions, and communicate findingsFamiliarity with theoretical and practical aspects in related areasOur Palo Alto R&D Center offers an intensive 13-week science internship program, in which interns develop a science project and take part in a variety of learning activities. Your summer experience will go beyond a single department or lab ? DuPont Industrial Biosciences interns get exposure to a broad range of scientific disciplines. At the end of the program you?ll deliver a presentation of your ideas, results, and conclusions, developing practical real-life skills. Our interns are paid a competitive hourly rate and are responsible for their own housing and transportation for the summer.Apply for this job.