CHEMISTRY INTERNSHIP

Hayward, CA   Internship

 

Work Hours: Full time 
Location: Hayward, CA 
Length of Assignment: TBD
Education Level: Undergrad student

Please send your resume to jobs@prellisbio.com if you are interested in applying.

This internship will focus on main projects including:

Research and development in regard to Tissue Engineering for Prellis Biologics. This involves growing multiple different cell types on different types of our vascular scaffold to further advance the medical needs of organ transplant in the future. The ideal candidate should have an interest in growing tissue and motivated to be a integral part of our team. 

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Formulate and characterize a variety of photocurable polymers

  • Materials characterization testing in the lab

  • Characterization of cell and biomaterial interactions using various assays

  • Material and biomaterial synthesis and characterization for research and development 

  • Assisting with production needs 

  • Supporting and carrying out experiments laid out by the project manager


Required Qualifications:

  • Preferred BSc in chemistry, biochemical engineering, biochemistry, biomedical engineering, materials science or related field

  • Preferred 2+ years experience working in chemistry lab

  • Ability to maintain and execute sterile technique protocols

  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail is critical.

  • Ability to work well in teams, effectively manage multiple projects, and present ideas clearly and concisely.

  • Applicants should be highly motivated and passionate in biomaterial research.

  • Preferred experienced with Microsoft suite and Image J

Prellis is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national origin, age, and disability (so long as such disability can be reasonably accommodated) or any other status protected by applicable law. Prellis encourages all qualified applicants to apply.