GSBS Writing Studio Job Opportunities & Fellowships / Internships

In addition to helping our trainees with their writing journeys, the GSBS Writing Studio is also here to help and encourage career exploration in a wide array of areas.  Your Ph.D. degree can advance your career in academia, research development (grant writing/development), medical communications, government, industry, and more!  

Check out the following job opportunities requiring an advanced degree:

Job LinkInstitution, Company, and/or Location Key Dates & Other Info
Research BiostatisticianMD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TXPosting still active as of 1/24/24. MS required, PhD preferred. Starting salary at $85K.
Medical Science Liaison, Tennessee, Louisiana, Mississippi, Kentucky, ­­­­­­­­Oklahoma, and ArkansasIntercept Pharmaceuticals, Nashville, TNPosting still active as of 1/24/24.  PhD preferred with 3+ years of research experience.
Sr. Scientist, Drug Product Process Development (siRNA) Regeneron in Tarrytown, NYPosting still active as of 1/24/24. Salary range is $103,600-$169,000.  PhD with 0-3 yrs experience or MS with 8 yrs.
Data Scientist with the CIACentral Intelligence Agency (CIA), Washington DCPosting still active as of 1/24/24.  Salary range $75,782K-$172K.  Minimum qualifications include BS in STEM field, but grad education and bilingual a plus.

Don't forget a paid internship or fellowship can also be beneficial during, or after obtaining, your Ph.D. degree to help you land that dream job!  Check out the following fellowship and internship opportunities:

Job LinkLocationKey Dates & Other Info
Summer 2024 Internship in Fibrosis and InflammationGilead Sciences, Foster City, CAMust be full time student in MS or PhD program. Time period is 10-12 weeks between May and August 2024. 
Portfolio Rotation Program at GenentechGenentech, South San Francisco, CA2-year program rotating through different drug development groups within Genentech. Recent MS/PhD grad or early postdoc. Starting salary is $99K. 
Summer 2024 Bioinformatics Internship at Hill's Pet Nutrition CenterTopeka, KSPay starts at $29.50/hour. Housing and relocation assistance offered. Will gain hands-on experience with real-world genomic data.
Incyte Corp Medical Information & Medical Affairs 2 Year Fellowship Program Chadds Ford, PAFellowship starts July 2024.  
Graduate Archer Fellowship Program in Policy for UT System TraineesWashington DCApplication opens in September annually for the Summer of the following year fellowship.
ASPET Washington Fellows Program on Science PolicyVirtual with exception of Capitol Hill Day & ASPET Annual MeetingApplications accepted August through October annually. Internship dates typically run December through May. Trip to Capitol Hill Day paid for by ASPET.
Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship Program Link National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in Washington DC

Applications accepted August through October annually.
Dates of Fellowship typically run March through May annually.

NIH Office of Science Policy - Summer Internships (Stipend paid, exact amount not noted)Bethesda, MDApplications accepted annually until Jan 31st.  Those chosen are notified by April 1st with internship starting lay May/early June.
Health and Aging Policy 1 year Fellowship (Stipend commensurate with experience up to $100K)Washington, DCApplications accepted until April 15th annually, finalists for interviews notified in May, Fellowship starts on Oct 1st.   
Genetics & Public Policy Fellowship (16 months with ~$74K stipend/year)Washington, DCStart date September 1st.  See website for details.
AAAS Mass Media & Engineering Summer Fellowship (10 weeks with $8,000 stipend plus travel expenses)Location varies and you are assigned to various media outlets around the country such as the Dallas Morning News, Smithsonian, NPR, PBS, Scientific American, etc.Applications open in October annually for the following summer.
AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellowship (1 year with stipend at $89-$116K)Washington, DCApplications accepted June to November annually.