Internship Summer Intern, DMPK – Translational Bioassay and Immunogenicity
Takeda’s summer internship program blends real world experience with an extensive overview of the pharmaceutical industry. The summer internship program is 12 weeks in length and offers a unique perspective into a world-class pharmaceutical company. As an intern in the Translational Bioassay and Immunogenicity group, the candidate will be supporting immuno-oncology discovery and development programs in translational research and immunogenicity areas, and participate in designing, execution and analysis of the experimental studies and communication with multi-functional teams.
The Translation Research team in DMPK is seeking a lab-based scientist to support global oncology and immuno-oncology discovery and development programs in Takeda by designing and conducting translational and immunogenicity bioassays.
• Perform basic laboratory functions including immunoassays, flow cytometry, ligand binding assays, cell culture
• Develop and implement experimental studies to support translational research and immunogenicity risk assessment for global oncology and immuno-oncology discovery and development programs.
EDUCATION, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
• Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited university for the semester before and immediately following the internship.
• Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree and have completed at least their sophomore year in good academic standing with a major in biology, immunology, biochemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutical sciences or related fields
• Knowledge in basic molecular and cellular biology, immunology, pharmacology or familiar with new discovery and findings in Immuno-oncology space.
• Hands-on laboratory work experiences in basic immunology and biology assays preferred (but not required), such as flow cytometry, ligand binding based assays, molecular and cellular biomarker and translational assays, and primary cell and cell-line culture experience.