Process Development Summer Internship

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Who We Are
At the Roche Group, about 80,000 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups. A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 30 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. The headquarters for Roche pharmaceutical operations in the United States, Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer and other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech, where we believe that our employees are our most important asset and are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.
The Position
U.S. Biologics Technical Development (USBTD) develops, deliversand supports robust, cost-effective production methods and technologies to meet the needs of Genentech’s Research, Development, Commercial and Product Operations groups. The group has long been recognized as a world leader indeveloping large-scale manufacturing processes, sophisticated analytical methods and effective drug delivery systems.
We are currently recruiting for Process Development summer interns in USBTD for our South San Francisco, CA headquarters.  The three-month internship will begin in May/June 2015.
As a Process Development intern, you will be assigned aproject in one of the following areas within USBTD:
Cell Culture and Fermentation Development
Purification Development
Protein Analytical Chemistry
Analytical Operations
Pharmaceutical Development
Drug Delivery Development
Device Development
Pilot Plant Operations
Process Development Engineering
Please visit for general descriptions of some of these departments. 
This program provides a broad perspective and appreciation of the development of new processes, methods and technologies at different production scales in the biotechnology industry. Candidates applying for the USBTD Co-op and Intern Program should be passionate about science/engineering and thoroughly enjoy the challenges associated with complex problem-solving. Candidates must be highly self-motivated and willing to work independently and as part of multi-disciplinary teams thatwork hard in an atmosphere of casual intensity developing medicines for unmetmedical needs.
Who You Are
Other qualifications include:
Enrolled in sophomore year or higher at a college/universityor any year at a graduate school
Preferred disciplines: chemical and biochemical engineering,biomedical engineering, bioengineering, pharmaceutical engineering, analyticalchemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, biology, or relateddisciplines
Demonstrated high level of scholastic achievement
Relevant work experience in research labs or thebiotechnology industry is highly desirable
If you are interested in applying for this employment opportunity,please contact Meg Senn, Alumni Relations and Career Services Manager at or 803-252-9152. 
When emailing, please include a copy of your resume as an attachment.