Regulatory Mass Spec Analyst Intern – #01RXX
Monsanto is a global modern agriculture company. Through the power of collaboration and innovation, we develop new tools that help the world???s farmers grow crops using less of the earth???s natural resources necessary to meet food, fuel and fiber needs. The Regulatory division is dedicated to obtaining global approvals to enable the commercial launch of our products. This summer internship will involve working in an analytical chemistry laboratory under the direction of senior scientists and is targeted towards graduate chemistry majors. The intern will support the safety assessment and Regulatory submissions of Monsanto???s biotech product using protein analytical tools. The project will be to develop analytical methods and/or analyze samples to perform protein characterization and Mass Spec method development/validation within the platform. Updating current documented methods or drafting improved methods will be required. Following the assignment, a written summary report and an oral presentation will be required. Dates for this internship are May 13 – August 2 of 2019. Qualifications:Required:Enrolled in a M.Sc. or Ph.D. program at a university in the U.S., majoring in analytical chemistry, biochemistry, or a related technical fieldCumulative GPA of 3.0 or above on 4.0 scale.Completed 2 years??? of hands-on experience in Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS)Experience with protein identification, characterization, post-translational modification and quantification is preferredAbility to operate, troubleshoot, and maintain a variety of laboratory instruments including the LC/MS and HPLC is desirableMust be returning to school to continue program of study upon completion of summer internshipCandidates should be interested in a career in multidisciplinary research and development.Apply for this job.