Co-op: Protein Development

Job Description

This position is a 6-month Co-op from January - June 2022

This scientific opportunity is with theParenteral Pharmaceutical Development team at Biogen in Research Triangle Park, NC. This team develops and characterizes drug product formulations for therapeutic biologics within the Protein Development organization.


In this role you will work in Biogen’s Product and Technology Development (PTD) organization engaged in laboratory activities supporting the development and characterization of therapeutic products, manufacturing processes or new technologies. Specific activities may include:
  • Workingon studying container closure mechanisms and contributing to filling operations using a partially automated filling system.
  • Contributingto stability studies by supporting analytical methods such as chromatography, microfluid imaging, and container closure force measurements.


  • You should be scientifically curious, a self-starter, and creative in solving problems.
  • You should have excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • You should have experience working in a laboratory environment and presenting experimental data.

To participate in the BiogenInternshipProgram, students must meet the following eligibility criteria:
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.
  • At least 18 years of age prior to the scheduled start date
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university

  • Individuals pursuing aBachelorsorMaster's degree
  • Majoring inin any of the following fields: PharmaceuticalSciences, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Bioengineering, Material Science and Engineering, or related fields.

Additional Information

Biogen’s US Alzheimer’s Franchise is looking to recruit proven and ambitious sales achievers with at least five years of experience in pharma, specialty, hospital, med device/capital equipment, and/or biotech sales.
In this field-based, specialty sales representative position you will be called upon to sell our products with key stakeholders in the Alzheimer’s Disease community: including Neurologists and allied health professionals.