AbbVie 2019 Experiential Internship (Graduate Level) - Analytical R&D in Lake County, Illinois

2019 Experiential Internship (Graduate Level) - Analytical R&D

USA, Illinois, Lake County

2 additional locations

USA, IllinoisUSA

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Requisition #1901541

The AbbVie Experiential Internship Program

As an AbbVie Experiential Intern, you'll participate in a paid, ten to twelve-week summer program that is focused on providing students with robust projects throughout the summer. As an intern, you will be located at our corporate headquarters in north suburban Chicago, with housing and shuttle services for eligible students.

Department OverviewNBE Development

Extended Characterization and analytical development of biologics, including antibody-drug conjugates, during drug product development.

Assignment Details

This internship offers the opportunity to interact with expert scientists and learn state-of-the-art techniques to characterize protein therapeutics during drug product development. The assignment will focus on designing and performing bioanalytical experiments for Antibody-Drug Conjugate (ADC) physicochemical characterization, with an emphasis on optimizing mass spectrometry workflows and analyzing peptide mapping data.


  • Completed at least one year of college education before beginning internship

  • Must be enrolled in school the semester following your internship

  • Graduate Level Student

  • Minimum Cumulative GPA: 3.0/4.0

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship (students on an F1 visa with CPT can be accommodated).

  • Skills in analytical chemistry, protein characterization, mass spectrometry, peptide mapping

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.

Additional Information

  • Significant Work Activities and Conditions: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

  • Travel: No

  • Job Type: Internship

  • Schedule: Full-time