UT Dallas Chemistry Internship 2023


Macrocyclics has created an internship opportunity exclusively offered to current students at the University of Texas at Dallas. The intern will gain hands on experience in an active organic synthesis lab. The intern will assist a Senior Chemist through the following activities:

• Weighing, measuring, and loading reagents and solvents into benchtop reaction vessels

• Detailed record keeping in a scientific notebook

• Operation of analytical instruments and process equipment (LCMS, prep/flash chromatography, rotary evaporators, etc.) 

• Transfer of written procedures in electronic records

• Other small scientific experiments related to the projects and products of Macrocyclics

The program will run from May through August. Interns will receive pay at $15 an hour. Work schedule is flexible such that students can take days off when needed or work half days. Start time is between 8-9, leave by 4:00pm or earlier.


Important Deadlines


Application Due Date : May 16th

• Top candidates will be selected for interviews. All others will be thanked for their submissions

Interview period : May (15tth-19th)

• Selected candidates will be offered onsite interviews to last no longer than 1 hour

* Accommodations for virtual interviews can be made

Decision Announcement : May 22nd

• Top candidate will be offered the position

First day of internship :  May 29th – June 2rd

• Chosen candidate must start program within this week


Eligibility Requirements

• Current undergraduate students or recent graduates (Spring ’23) from the University of Texas at Dallas 

• Completion of general chemistry and organic chemistry courses

To apply, send resume and a copy of transcript (official or unofficial) to internship@macrocyclics.com.

In the body of the email include the following information


I. Contact Information

                First Name

                Last Name

                Residence Address (May – August 2022)

                Preferred Email Address

                Primary Phone #

                Authorized for work in US [Yes/No]

II. Education Information

                Student Classification (Sophomore, Junior etc.)



III. Free Response

                In 200 words or less, describe your interest in chemistry and how you wish to apply chemistry in your career.