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.

  • The Donald B. Miller Student Research Endowed Fund: AnnouncementFaculty Endorsement 2020Application 2020
  • MU Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Pharmaceutical Sciences: Application 2020

  • 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 (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

  • Some of Summer 2019 Research

    Holly Granfield did summer research at the North Manchester campus with Dr Gohn on the effects of glyburide on murine prenatal development. 

    Corey Uetrecht did summer research at the Fort Wayne campus with Dr. Mohan on the effects of memory in mice born after in utero opioid exposure. 

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

    Kendall Wrage did summer research at the Fort Wayne campus with Dr. Mundra on drug delivery of a combination of multiple myeloma drugs. 

    Hallie Sorg did summer research at the National Chi Nan University (Friends of of Taiwan Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship) with Dr. Ming-Yu Kuo on producing and testing organic field effect transistors.