21 Oct 2019

Internship Department of Computational & Structural Chemistry Intern, 2020

Merck & Co., Inc. – Posted by acsgetexperience Anywhere

Job Description

Merck & Co., Inc., Department of Computational & Structural Chemistry, is offering internships in the following areas:

Modeling & Informatics (M&I)

Boston, MA; Kenilworth, NJ; Rahway, NJ; West Point, PA; South San Francisco, CA

Structural Sciences (SS)

Boston, MA; Kenilworth, NJ; West Point, PA; South San Francisco, CA

Target Protein Design (TPD)

West Point, PA


Interns are responsible for accurate electronic notebook recording, safe laboratory practices, and presentation of data and their interpretation to a team of scientists. The intern will also attend departmental and team meetings to gain a wider perspective of the drug development process in the pharmaceutical industry.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Candidates must be pursuing a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a related field with demonstrated interest/experience in research areas relevant to the drug discovery process
  • Candidates must have a strong background in chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, informatics, computer science, or applied mathematics (M&I)
  • Candidates must have basic laboratory skills and research experience such as: molecular biology, protein expression and purification, protein characterization using biochemical and biophysical techniques, and safe lab practices (SS and TPD)
  • Candidates must have completed at least two years of studies toward BS/BA degree or at least 1 year towards Master’s/PhD by June of 2020
  • Candidates must be available to work full-time for up to (12) weeks during the months of June – August 2020
  • Candidates should have a GPA of 3.0 or higher

Visit the company website to learn more about the internship, responsibilities, preferred experience and skills.

How to Apply

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Job Categories: Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Computational Chemistry, Microbiology, and Pharmaceutical Sci./Medicinal Chem.. Job Types: Internship. Salaries: Paid.

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