2023 Experiential Internship - Regulatory Affairs: Chemistry, Manufacturing andControls (CMC) Intern (Illinois and California)

2023 Experiential Internship - Regulatory Affairs: Chemistry, Manufacturing andControls (CMC) Intern (Illinois and California)

Abbvie | Alamogordo, NM, 88310, US
Salary Range:$71,000 – $89,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 15 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.

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

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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.

RA CMC develops and executes regulatory strategies in Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) which use science to tell the story of our products in a clear and compelling way that leads to those products reaching patients quickly. Regulatory Affairs (RA), CMC is a centralized function that interfaces with R&D and Operations functions within AbbVie, for development programs as well as marketed products.

Our regulatory CMC strategies lead to first cycle approvals of original marketing applications and post approval changes. We believe successful CMC regulatory strategy includes the use of science to provide a good understanding of our products, a transferable manufacturing process, and a regulatory story that generates minimal questions during review.

As a Regulatory Affairs, CMC summer Intern, you will be located either at our corporate headquarters in the north suburban Chicagoland area or at one of our California locations. Interns will assist with projects with a combination products or emerging device technologies focus while also supporting knowledge management and regulatory intelligence efforts.


  • Develop and roll out of database for tracking CMC information
  • Monitor and report trends using internal and/or external regulatory intelligence tools,

  • Create newsletters with key summaries from trend analysis reports

  • Develop trainings aids
  • Update new or existing Knowledge Management and Regulatory Intelligence tools and databases

  • Currently enrolled in university, pursuing a Bachelor’s, Master’s, PhD, PharmD, or JD in Engineering (Chemical, Biomedical/Bioengineering, Material Science), Physical Science, Biological Science, or related field

  • Must be enrolled in university during the internship period

  • Strong knowledge of MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint)
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational, project management, problem solving, analytical and quantitative skills

  • Exposure to computer programming, engineering, biotechnology and other classes relevant to the industry

  • Previous internship experience with a pharmaceutical company


  • Competitive pay

  • Travel, transportation and lodging support for eligible students

  • Opportunity to participate in manufacturing plant tours
  • Opportunity to connect with AbbVie leaders and scientists
  • Exposure to cutting edge technologies and concepts presented by AbbVie scientists

    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.