The University of Tennessee Health Science Center

01/21/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 01/21/2020 09:44

Learn about exciting internship opportunity at University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) and Ximbio

When: January 24th at 12:00pm noon (lunch will be provided)

Where: General Education Building (GEB) A302

RSVP at [email protected]

Are you a postdoctoral fellow, PhD, MS students or lab technician looking to gain experience in alternative careers in science?

Ximbio is looking for candidates to engage with laboratories on campus and uncover new reagents and materials of interest to other scientists. The Ximbassador will contribute to the identification, description, and commercialization of novel research reagents generated at the university. This paid internship, running alongside the Ximbassador's day-to-day research, is temporary and part-time: 5 hours per week, 20 hours per month. Compensation: $20.00 per hour.

Who can apply?

This position would be ideal for a post-doc, PhD, MS students or lab technician life scientist (e.g. in immunology, virology, biochemistry, cell biology, and molecular biology etc.) looking to…

Gain experience in alternative careers in science

Technology Transfer

Science communication


• Commercialization



Learn Transferable Skills

• Negotiation

• Relationship management

• Due diligence



• Project and event management

Want to apply or get more information?

Email your cover letter and CV/resume or questions to [email protected]. Application closes: February 07, 2020.