Internships: Real Experience with a Research Angle

Traditional internships, while valuable, usually involve on-the-job training assignments, but some Roanoke internships incorporate a strong research component.

During the past few years, Roanoke College Biology students have performed internships at biotechnology companies such as Novozymes, hospitals such as Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, chiropractors, doctor offices, and zoos such as Mill Mountain Zoo.

The application for an Internship in Biology can be found here.

 
Roanoke Professor is Co-Investigator on Major Research Grant

Roanoke Professor is Co-Investigator on Major Research Grant

Dr. Christopher Lassiter, assistant professor of biology at Roanoke, recently was awarded a grant from the Virginia Commonwealth Health Research Board (CHRB). The two-year research grant of $263,000 begins July 1 and is shared with four investigators at Virginia Military Institute.

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