Co-Op, Cell Line Development

Biogen Idec Cambridge , MA 02138

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description:

  • Conduct molecular biology assays, transfections, recombinant protein expression, and mammalian cell culture.

  • Analyze NGS data and develop a biological hypothesis.

  • Document laboratory experiments.

  • Assist in experiment design, data analysis, and troubleshooting.

  • Candidates must be strong team players and have the ability to collaborate effectively on complex projects.


To participate in the Biogen Co-op Program, students must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.

  • Enrollment in a full-time graduate program, returning to the academic program following Biogen co-op assignment

  • Completed at least one year of graduate studies

  • Minimum grade point average of 3.2 preferred

  • At least 18 years of age prior to the scheduled start date

  • Experience with molecular biology assays including PCR, qPCR, and molecular cloning. Mammalian cell culture experience is preferred.

  • Experiences with NGS technologies, data analysis, and basic coding skillset are desired.

  • Candidate should be able to work independently and be a team player.


  • Completed at least one year of graduate studies with relevant coursework.

  • Desired majors include Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Bioengineering, Biotechnology, Chemical engineering, or Bioinformatics.

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