Paid Internship Opportunity: Field Biology in Funchal, Portugal

  • Biology
  • Funchal, Portugal
  • April 24, 2024 01:27
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 24, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 24, 2024
  • Location:

    Funchal, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    0€ - 600€

Job Description

Internship Opportunity: Biology Internship in Funchal, Portugal

A leading biotechnology company based out of Funchal, Portugal is seeking an ambitious, self-motivated intern to join their team. With a esteemed history of developing groundbreaking biological research and products, our highly accomplished team comprises scientific pioneers who are poised to shape the future of biotechnology.

Tasks and Responsibilities

The prospective intern will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in a variety of tasks:

- Supporting the research and development team with experimental design and execution.
- Conducting literature reviews to inform ongoing research projects.
- Assisting with laboratory tasks such as maintaining equipment, preparing solutions, and cataloguing samples.
- Analyzing and interpreting biological data using statistical software.
- Preparing reports and presentations for research findings.

Job Requirements

To be considered for this position, candidates must satisfy the following criteria:

- Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s degree program in Biology or related field.
- Possess a strong academic record with a focus on biological sciences.
- Some prior experience in a laboratory setting, either through coursework or previous internships.
- Proficiency in using statistical software for data analysis and Excel for basic data management.
- A basic understanding of lab safety procedures.

Personal Requirements

Beyond the practical requirements, we're looking for someone who is:

- Eager to learn and proactive in seeking out opportunities to contribute.
- Excellent at time management and can efficiently juggle multiple tasks.
- Able to receive feedback and make adjustments accordingly.
- A strong communicator, both verbally and in writing, in English. Knowledge of Portuguese is a plus but not mandatory.

About Funchal, Portugal

Located on the island of Madeira, Funchal is a bustling city that perfectly strikes the balance between city life and nature. With a thriving technology scene, rich history, and natural beauty, Funchal provides an ideal backdrop for those seeking to chart their own path in the science and technology industry. It's a vibrant, inclusive and diverse city, making it perfect for international placements. You'll find endless opportunities here, both professionally and personally.