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Corteva Agriscience Immunochemistry Development Intern - Applied Science & Technology (Johnston, IA) in Johnston, Iowa


Corteva Agriscience is seeking creative and motivated candidates for a summer intern position in the Immunochemistry Development group. The intern program is a 3-month internship designed to gain familiarity with the Corteva Agriscience organization, engage in practical real-world problems and work on method development experiments that benefit specific end-users. Interns in the program will be expected to present their work at the conclusion of the internship.

Responsibilities - What You'll Do:

You will be a member of a group supporting multiple crop projects for both research and development and product characterization pipelines . You will be an integral part of a team conducting activities aimed at furthering our understanding of protein detection reagents and methods as tools to detect and analyze transgenic proteins. You will work alongside trained analysts and will be directly involved in critical discussions regarding experimental planning, execution and result analysis. In addition, you will be responsible for an independent project conducted with the guidance of a team member.


Qualifications - What You'll Bring:

  • Sophomore standing of undergraduate study in biological sciences

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher prior to beginning the internship.

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.


Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here