Research Intern

POSTED: September 15, 2020
BUSINESS: On Target Laboratories
START DATE: Immediate Availability


On Target Laboratories discovers and develops fluorescent markers to target and illuminate cancer during surgery so it can be removed more completely. Their intraoperative molecular imaging technology, based on the pioneering work of Philip S. Low, PhD, reduces the uncertainty associated with finding and removing diseased tissue during medical procedures, empowering surgeons to provide a more accurate and complete surgical resection.


· Accepts designated, business-focus projects to research, propose ideas and solutions, and present final project in end of the internship

· Rotates through our divisions of responsibility and provides ideas to grow and improve the business

· Learns and becomes proficient on internal research projects

· Creates performance reports

· Submits final report in the end of the internship

· Conducts in vitro cell culture assays under guidance of the research team

· Conducts in vivo animal studies under the guidance of the research team


· Has background knowledge in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, or pharmacology

· Minimum GPA of 3.0

· Has experience in a research setting

· Is self-motivated and eager to learn

· Is willing to work flexible hours

This is a part-time position. Please submit cover letter and CV to

On Target Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. On Target Laboratories, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.


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