Drexel Janssen R&D Co-op - Spring House, PA

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Spring House, Pennsylvania
  • Posted: March 25, 2017
  • Reference ID: 8531161014-en-us

Janssen Biologics Research, a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Janssen Biologics Research Co-op to be based in Spring House, PA.

  • Provide scientific training for Co-op student in drug discovery.
  • Assist in characterization of protein molecules and developability assessment.
  • Routine biophysical characterization of monoclonal antibodies, bispecific antibodies, and other multi-specific molecules including early developability of lead molecules.
  • Studies would include but not be limited to aggregation potential, investigation of charge and/or hydrophobicity, protein integrity, and analysis by mass spectrometry.
  • Optimization /adaptation of existing assays or development of novel techniques are often required.
  • Opportunities also exist for basic research focusing on developing techniques for bispecific antibody formation including protein kinetic studies.
  • This position will be cross-functional with extensive interactions across BR functional groups. 

  • Detail oriented Biology or Biochemistry major 
  • Emphasis will be on development of protein science/biochemistry knowledge, literature research skills, good experimental practices, and communication skills (both oral and written) for effective and timely contribution to business critical needs and novel research.
  • Prior molecular cloning and recombinant protein experience is a plus, but not required. 
  • Completion of a biochemistry course is a plus. 
  • Co-Ops must be able to work 40 hours a week.
  • Students must be able to provide their own transportation to this location.
  • Students must be legally authorized to work in the United States and not require future sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H1-B status) now or in the future.

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
Job Function
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