2023 Experiential Internship - SM CMC Development (Illinois)

2023 Experiential Internship - SM CMC Development (Illinois)

Abbvie | Ft. Worth, TX, 76006, US
Salary Range:$37,000 – $44,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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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.

For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com.

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The SM CMC Analytical Research & Development (Analytical R&D) organization is a world-class analytical team of more than 300 scientists that drives scientific excellence and process understanding through innovative solutions. We are responsible for all Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Control (CMC) analytical activities related to the development of AbbVie's products. You will have the opportunity to work on key aspects of developing our fundamental scientific understanding as it relates to AbbVie projects and processes.


  • Utilize diverse analytical techniques to perform analytical development and experimental design activities, in a collaborative environment, in efforts to provide creative solutions to complex problems and processes

  • Analyze and present data to personnel with diverse technical backgrounds, noting any trends and deviations with proposed follow-up experimentation

  • Apply knowledge of organic structure, functional groups, reactivity, and/or modern analytical techniques utilized for small molecule analysis
  • Perform structural elucidation activities (e.g., NMR and HRMS analyses) in efforts to propose/confirm degradation pathways, in multiple matrices, on small molecules.

  • Currently enrolled in university, pursuing a Bachelor’s, Master’s, PhD or PharmD in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field

  • Must be enrolled in university during the internship period

  • Willingness to learn new, and develop current, skills and techniques to further promote innovation

  • Previous work experience in a laboratory setting

  • Previous experience with operating laboratory instrumentation (e.g., NMR and Mass Spec)

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to interact effectively with interdisciplinary scientists and engineers
  • High attention to detail, creativity in problem solving, strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to successfully work independently as well as collaboratively
  • Ability to work on multiple and simultaneous projects as part of a team in a global, fast-paced, setting where priorities may change quickly

  • Competitive pay

  • Travel, transportation and lodging support for eligible students

  • Opportunity to connect with AbbVie leaders and scientists.
  • Exposure to Pharmaceutical Industry

    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.