Formulations and Delivery Intern – #01RXG
Sustainable agriculture is at the core of Monsanto. Our best-in-class technologies deliver sustainable agriculture solutions that enable farmers to produce more crops while conserving precious natural resources. Monsanto Technology is comprised of a multifaceted group of scientists working together to revolutionize crop protection chemistries, plant breeding, and biotechnology. Monsanto is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a top 50 Best Workplaces for Diversity and by Great Place to Work???s Top 25 World???s Best Multinational Workplaces. Twenty years from now, the earth???s population will need 55% more food than it can produce now. Today, Monsanto is working with farmers around the world to do something about it. In over 60 countries, Monsanto has established industry-leading products because we give professionals the freedom to make real decisions. Monsanto is an Employer of Choice with an outstanding professional development program and a history of building careers. Make an impact by joining the team that is working to solve one of mankind???s greatest challenges. The Alternate Delivery Formulation Platform is seeking a talented Formulation and Delivery summer intern. With the guidance from a mentor and a manager, the intern will manage one major summer project on her/his own. The intern is expected to assess technical feasibility of potential formulations and identify formulation-related challenges such physical and chemical stability or safety considerations. Responsibilities include:Design and conduct experiments, collect and analyze data, and provide technically solid recommendations based on research workInterface and coordinate activities with a multi-disciplinary team to enable data driven evaluation, development and advancement of formulation candidatesProvide diverse audience with updates through presentations and technical reportsDates for this summer internships are May 13- August 2 of 2019.Qualifications:Required:Current MS or PhD level student at a university within the US majoring in Chemistry or a closely related disciplineCumulative GPA of 3.0 or aboveStrong learning aptitude and agilityDemonstrated innovation and critical thinking skillsSelf-motivated with demonstrated ability to independently define and execute critical studies, and develop and communicate recommendationupon completion of this internship, must be returning to school to continue program of study or to begin an advanced degree in the fallApply for this job.