Student: Master Drug Development (KU Leuven) (Johnson & Johnson - internship / stage)

12-3-2020 beerse
description de la société

Caring for the world, one person at a time, inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace innovation¿bringing ideas, products and services to life to advance the health and well-being of people around the world. We believe in collaboration which has led to breakthrough after breakthrough, from medical miracles that have changed lives, to the simple consumer products that make every day a little better. Our over 125,000 employees in 60 countries are united in a common mission: To help people everywhere live longer, healthier, happier lives.
The Janssen Neuroscience discovery group is focused on the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases, as Alzheimer¿s disease and Parkinson¿s disease, including both large and small molecules.
In the department of Neuroscience TA we currently have an internship position for 2 (m/f):

description de la fonction

Our team investigates the effect of experimental drugs to evaluate their suitability as a disease-modifying treatment that can slow or halt the progression of Alzheimer¿s disease or Parkinson¿s disease. The objective of this internship is to contribute to the characterization and validation of these potential therapies with in vitro and in vivo experimental set ups.

Your responsibilities and duties:
- As an intern, you will be directly involved in one of the projects of the Neuroscience department.
- You will receive your own subproject that you can focus on during your training.
- You will work in a multidisciplinary team giving you the advantage on developing multiple technologies, including different platforms for immunoassays, western blotting, cellular assays, fractionation, immunoprecipitation, iPSCs etc.
- You will have the opportunity to deep dive into the relevant literature

vos atouts

- You need to be registered as a Master student
- Intellectually curious and eager to achieve results
- Excellent interpersonal and communicational skills with the ability to interact effectively with a diverse group of people
- Detail-oriented with excellent record-keeping skills
- The ability to work independently, with the proper support of your supervisor
- Fluent in English


Practical details
- Location: Beerse, Belgium
- Duration: 8 months
- Timeframe: September 2020 ¿ May 2021

The candidate must be a registered student for the entire course of the internship.
Unfortunately, graduates that are currently not enrolled in a study program are not eligible for this internship.
If you are interested in applying for this challenging internship, please send an e-mail to, including your resume and a short motivation.

ingénieur (m/f)
type de job
temps plein
type contrat
jobs temporaires
industrie chimique et pharmaceutique
informations de contact 02 506 62 60
02 506 62 60