2023 Experiential Intern: Laboratory Assistant (California)

2023 Experiential Intern: Laboratory Assistant (California)

Abbvie | Jonesboro, AR, AR, 72401, US
Salary Range:$43,000 – $54,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 22 days ago

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AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health, and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio.

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Envision spending your summer working with energetic colleagues and inspirational leaders, all while gaining world-class experience in one of the most dynamic organizations in the pharmaceutical industry. This is a reality for AbbVie’s Experiential Interns.

Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics (DMPK-BA) Overview:

DMPK-BA scientists work within a matrix environment to identify molecules with the best chemical properties to target a specific disease. Scientists work in a collaborative cross-functional environment in attempt to understand the metabolism, excretion and pharmacokinetic properties of each candidate therapeutic.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Work as part of a highly collaborative interdisciplinary team in an integrated research laboratory

  • Conduct laboratory studies in support of biomarker/diagnostic strategy development and execution of individual immune-oncology and immunology R&D projects

  • Design, implement and biomarker for use in oncology clinical trials
  • Support bioinformatic FACS data analysis platforms to improve upon existing data analysis approaches
  • Interact with cross-functional teams to establish productive collaborations

  • Currently enrolled in university pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in a laboratory science (Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry) or other related field
  • Must be enrolled in university during the internship period

  • Expected graduation date between August 2023 - July 2024


  • Competitive pay

  • Travel and lodging support for eligible students

  • Break rooms stocked with complimentary coffee, tea, beverages, snacks, and cold breakfast items
  • Onsite café and fitness center

    At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

    Applicable to California Applicants Only

  • The below range is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in California.
  • This range may be modified in the future.

  • The salary range is (minimum: $18.39 to maximum: $33.41) Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, incentive, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.