The Biotechnology Program at UAB provides both scientific and business internships for students in good standing.  The goal of the internship is to provide students with experience needed to further their career in a specific industry sector or to determine if an industry sector is one in which the student would like to pursue a career.  It is encouraged that the student intern take advantage of both a scientific and business focused internship so they may see both sides of the biotechnology industry.  Biotechnology Program Faculty is available to assist each student with the identification of an appropriate internship. Science internship sites provide experience in the following areas:

  • High Resolution Imaging
  • Dermatology
  • Chemistry
  • Dentistry
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Peptide Synthesis
  • Diabetes Research and Training
  • Behavioral Neurobiology
  • Neuropathology
  • Clinical Immunology
  • Nephrology Research and Training
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology

 Business internship sites include:

  • UAB Research Foundation
  • Soluble Therapeutics
  • BioCryst Pharmaceuticals
  • Agenta Biotechnologies
  • HudsonAlpha
  • Spectrum Phenomx