Summer Intern, Chemistry

We are seeking a motivated summer intern to join our Medicinal Chemistry team.  You will join a group of hard working chemists dedicated to the goal of alleviating the pain of disease sufferers.

You will be responsible for the following during your internship:

safely performing chemical reactions

– utilizing automated flash chromatography technology

– analyzing chemical, biological and pharmacological data

– characterizing purified compounds by various techniques including HPLC and NMR spectroscopy

– utilizing an electronic notebook and LIMS database system

– actively participating and effectively communicating in a team environment

Position Qualifications:

– Candidate must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in Chemistry or related field as a junior level or above

– At least one year of organic chemistry lab with experience performing multi-step organic synthesis

– Practical knowledge of standard organic chemistry techniques: flash chromatography, TLC, LC/MS, GC and NMR

– Ability to work 29 hours per week for full 12 week internship

– Applicants must be legally eligible to work in the United States as Neurocrine does not sponsor student work visas
Preferred Qualifications:

– Academic lab experience for a chemistry Professor

– Two years of organic lab experience

– Practical experience handling air and water sensitive reagents and reactions

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