AbbVie 2018 Experiential Intern Program (Multiple roles) in Lake County, Illinois

2018 AbbVie Experiential Internship Program – Science Intern

AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott. AbbVie combines the focus and passion of a leading-edge biotech with the expertise and capabilities of a long-established pharmaceutical leader to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world’s most complex and serious diseases. In 2015, AbbVie will employ approximately 29,000 people worldwide and markets medicines in more than 170 countries with 21 primary research .

TheAbbVie Experiential Internship Programis a paid, ten to twelve-week summer opportunity that is focused on providing students with robust projects. There are several social and development activities throughout the summer, along with housing and shuttle services for eligible students. You’ll do meaningful work that has a real impact on our business and patients worldwide. As an intern, you will be located at our corporate headquarters in north suburban Chicago with possible internships in the following areas (but not limited to):

  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Data Sciences & Statistics
  • Drug Product Development
  • Drug Discovery
  • Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR)
  • Manufacturing, Science, and Technology (MS&T)
  • Pharmacovigilance and Patient Safety (PPS)
  • Process Chemistry

//Basic Requirements * Strong academic performance. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 Scale) * Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate level program at an accredited university * Completed at least 1 year of undergraduate level studies prior to internship experience * Return to university for at least 1 semester post-internship

Preferred Requirements * Prior internship/research experience * Exceptionally demonstrated interpersonal skills * Proven leadership skills * Demonstrated oral and written communication skills


Lake County – North Chicago, IL

Key AbbVie Competencies:

  1. Builds strong relationships with peers and cross functionally with partners outside of the team to enable higher performance.
  2. Learns fast, grasps the “essence” and can change the course quickly where indicated.
  3. Raises the bar and is never satisfied with the status quo.
  4. Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.
  5. Embraces the ideas of others, nurtures innovation and manages innovation to reality.

//Recruitment Process //__ Please attach a cover letter expressing area(s) of interest with your application. We also participate in several on-campus events (such as: information sessions, career fairs and conduct interviews while on campus). Interested candidates, please check the career services schedules at your school for the recruiting event schedule. AbbVie also posts our Experiential Intern Program positions on our career website, if your school isn’t listed, please

Job Classification: Internship
Primary Location: USA-Illinois-Lake County
Organization: Research & Development
Schedule: Full-time
Travel: No
Req ID: 1705895

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