Since its inception over 25 years ago, La Jolla Institute has solely dedicated itself to understanding the far-reaching power of the immune system because we believe that no other biomedical discipline has greater implications for human health than immunology.Handpicked for their pioneering spirit, creativity and collaborative approach, 24 world leaders in immunology head independent laboratoires that work on understanding different aspects of the immune system using the latest biomedical research tools and technologies.
Training tomorrow's scientists
But most importantly, LJI is dedicated to training tomorrow's scientists. In order to deliver on this commitment, LJI offers various internships throughout the year. The primary goal of LJI's internship program is to provide students with hands-on laboratory experience and mentorship to inspire and prepare to to continue a career path in the life sciences. Graduate students and postdoctoral researchers receive intense hands-on training and one-on-one guidance. and excel through a variety of training opportunities provided by the Institute and their mentors.