Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Biology-Chemistry - Research and Internships


Summer Research and Internship Possibilities for Biology-Chemistry Majors 

These websites link to external sites that have lists of information about summer programs and details about applying.

  • MU Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Pharmaceutical Sciences The Manchester University Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences is again offering six-week-long summer internships for MU undergraduate students for Summer 2020. Students will work 20 hours per week in the pharmaceutical science research laboratories on the Fort Wayne campus, gaining valuable hands-on experiences while working alongside departmental faculty. Applications are available on & the deadline is February 1st, 2020. Contact Dr. Shekher Mohan, Director of Pharmaceutical Sciences Student internships, for additional information. 
  • The Donald B. Miller Student Research Endowed Fund: AnnouncementFaculty Endorsement 2019Application 2019

  • National
  • The National Science Foundation - REU program
    The largest program and with the most possibilities.
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Programs for Medical Education
    Excellent summer programs for those pursuing healthcare/research careers.
  • The National Institutes of Health
    The largest biomedical research institution in the U.S.
  • The Department of Education 
  • The National Science Foundation Centers for Technology
    An additional research program of the NSF 
  • The Environmental Protection Agency
  • The US Department of Agriculture
  • ACS internship, co-op, and research
  • Friends of Taiwan Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Friends of Taiwan Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program FAQ

  • Internships
  • Shepherd Summer Internship
    Many healthcare-related placements
  • Pathways Summer Service
    A unique program for MU students
  • Manchester University Office of Career and Professional Development

  • Parkview Summer Internship Program

  • Matthew 25 free clinic in Ft. Wayne
  • 85 Hope free clinic in North Manchester
  • Zimmer-Biomet 
    An orthopedic company in Warsaw, IN
  • Community Health Network
    Job shadow experience in hospitals all around Indiana

  • Zoetis
    A global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways.
  • ACS internship, co-op, and research

  • Summer 2019 Research

    Holly Granfield conducted summer research on campus on the effects of glyburide on murine prenatal development. 

    Corey Uetrecht did a summer research internship on the effect of memory in mice born after in utero opioid exposure at the Fort Wayne Campus.

    Nicole Weaver did a summer research internship on optimizing the Resazurin protocol and investigating the antimicrobial properties of MRSA at the Fort Wayne Campus.

    Kendall Wrage did a summer research internship on drug delivery of a combination of multiple myeloma drugs at the Fort Wayne Campus.