Upcoming Site Visits

Dear Berkeley Postdocs,

The PIEP Committee is very happy to announce another site visit in 2017:

 

Boehringer Ingelheim

 

DATE

Thursday, September 28, 2017

 

LOCATION

Fremont, CA

 

TIME

08:30 AM -2:30 PM

 

APPLICATION

In order to be eligible for this site visit opportunity, please finish a 15-

question survey and submit your current 2-page resume here:

https://form.jotform.us/72497555584169. Please note, we only accept

resumes that are 2 pages or shorter!

The deadline of application through the above link is Wednesday

September 20 at 5:00 PM. You will be notified on Friday, September 22

whether you have been selected for the site visit.

 

Boehringer Ingelheim

Boehringer Ingelheim is one of the pharmaceutical industry’s top 20

companies. The family owned business from Germany has been

committed to researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing

novel treatments for human and veterinary medicine. The 3 core

business areas are human pharmaceuticals, animal health and

biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing. The facility in Fremont is

specialized on the production of monoclonal antibody therapies and

other proteins from mammalian cell culture technology. It includes

process development labs, a pilot plant, and large-scale bioreactors

for manufacturing biologics for clinical studies as well as for

commercialization. To learn more visit their website at:

https://www.boehringer-ingelheim.us/ and

https://www.bioxcellence.com/about_us/manufacturing_plants/fremon

t.html

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

 

Postdocs, graduate students or visiting scholars who want to explore

career options in Biotech and Pharma and have a specific interest in drug

discovery and development are especially encouraged to apply. If you are

in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, chemistry,

pharmacology or related field, this visit will also represent a great

chance for you to directly meet with a local employer, who is continually

growing and looking for new hires.

AGENDA

8:30 AM Board bus from UC Berkeley

10:00 AM Welcome talks about Boehringer Ingelheim and Q&A session

about working in the industry

11:30 AM Tour of the Boehringer Ingelheim labs and site

12:00 PM Lunch and networking

1:00 PM Departure from Boehringer Ingelheim

 

 

PLEASE NOTE that the site visit is FREE to all visitors. The applicants

will be selected based on the company’s preference.

 

Should you have any questions about the Boehringer Ingelheim site visit,

please feel free to contact the Postdoc Industry Exploration Program

(PIEP) at ucb.piep@gmail.com.