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Synthetic Biology Summer Intern

Company Overview

LanzaTech’s award winning technology is revolutionizing the way the world thinks about waste carbon by treating it as an opportunity instead of a liability. LanzaTech’s unique process provides a sustainable pathway to produce platform chemicals that serve as building blocks to products that have become indispensable in our lives such as rubber, plastics, synthetic fibers and fuels.

Position Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity for an intern to join our team this summer for a three month period.  The Intern will be working within the Synthetic Biology team, responsible for developing novel genetic parts. Activities will include high-throughput DNA assembly and screening, as well as supporting development of fluorescence-based assay techniques. 

Specific Job Function:

  • Molecular cloning and screening of DNA constructs
  • Engineering and cultivation of anaerobic bacterial strains
  • Operating robotic liquid handling system
  • Performing biochemical and fluorescence assays

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s in molecular biology, microbiology, chemical engineering, biochemistry, or related discipline
  • Current enrollment in a science or engineering graduate program
  • Hands-on experience in an academic or industrial laboratory setting
  • Strong analytic and research skills
  • Team player that thrives in a cutting edge, fast paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Strong organizational, time management, and communication skills
  • Strong experience in MS Office
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