Summer 2024 Molecular Biology Intern | ISU Research Park
Summer 2024 Molecular Biology Intern

Summer 2024 Molecular Biology Intern


Genvax Technologies seeks a Molecular Biology Intern to help perform directed research and assist in vaccine development. Your project will be to assist in development and validation of self-amplifying RNA for use in vaccines to improve animal health. This is a unique opportunity to work in the early stages of a startup company. This is a paid internship and runs from May 20th to August 9th (dates flexible) with potential to stay on through the school year or for post-graduation employment.


  • Follow existing SOPs, processes, procedures, and systems to independently conduct experiments
  • Assist scientists with other projects as necessary
  • Maintain detailed experimental records, reports, and inventories in electronic lab notebooks
  • Deliver results in fast changing business and regulatory environments
  • Contribute to product, process, or other related improvements
  • Perform investigations on product and process defects to identify root cause and implement corrective/preventative action (CAPA)
  • All other tasks as needed by the Company


  • Pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Genetics, or related field
  • Must be attending an Iowa college or university, or have graduated from an Iowa high school and attend a college or university outside of Iowa
  • Preference will be given to students within 1-2 years of graduation
  • Previous hands-on laboratory experience is a plus
  • High attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new skill sets quickly
  • Experience managing independent projects
  • Basic computer skills required

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Posted on

February 5, 2024