At the forefront of farming and food, Memphis Meats is innovating new ways to produce real meat, without the need to breed, feed and slaughter animals. Our process begins with an animal cell, which is cultivated and harvested as meat. Memphis Meats is a mission-driven company focused on bringing to meat lovers an authentic product that is truly humane, sustainably produced, nutritious and delicious! We are now expanding our team of dedicated professionals across disciplines to make better meat for a better world.
About this internship
The Tissue Development Intern (Upstream Development) will be responsible for overseeing a project focused on surface modifications of materials and subsequently investigating critical cell- surface interactions at the material interface to achieve improved functionality and cell performance. This role reports to the Tissue Development team and will support process development and characterization of enhanced surfaces for the cultivation of cell-based meat.
You should be capable of building hypotheses, designing, troubleshooting, and executing experiments independently while employing critical thinking and organizational skills. This laboratory-based position requires performing wet-lab experiments, followed by analysis and interpretation of the data, presentation of findings to the Tissue Development Team, and suggestion of follow-up experiments. We hope to find someone creative, enthusiastic, a fast learner with problem-solving
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