Pacific 8 Ventures Internship Opportunity

Poster:Post date:2019-12-21

 Pacific 8 Ventures Internship Opportunity

We are looking for passionate healthcare technology/life science enthusiasts to join our internship program.

About Us
Pacific 8 Ventures is an early stage venture capital fund. We fund and support exceptional companies that are transforming healthcare and medicine via breakthrough sciences and innovated technologies. Through our work, not only do we support top scientists and entrepreneurs, we are actively shaping the future of healthcare.
Exciting portfolio company highlights include:
- Mammoth Bioscience: CRISPR platform company cofounded by CRISPR thought leader, Professor Jennifer Doudna from UC Berkeley
- Karius: Next generation sequencing for rapid infectious disease diagnosis, spun out of Professor Stephen Quake’s lab from Stanford
- BillionToOne: Novel genetic diagnostic technology expanding the capabilities of prenatal testing
- Dorian Therapeutics: Developing next generation CAR-T for liquid and solid tumors

Additional details can be found on our website: www.pac8.com

Our fund is supported by strategic partners and investors that are highly connected in the healthcare industry including groups that own and operate hospitals, insurance companies, and medical device companies. Working with our investors provide additional insight into the world of large corporations and global operations. As a team, we are driven to make a difference in the healthcare ecosystem. We do this through a team effort, bringing together individuals from various fields that are passionate to support startup founders. Our team consists of expertise in clinical medicine, biomedical engineering, technology, business, and investment. Working alongside our Partners, you will get to know the exciting and highly challenging work of a Venture Capital, and participate in the advancement of healthcare technology.

What You Will Learn
- Breakthrough sciences and technologies shaping the future of healthcare and medicine
- How to assess the value of a specific technology or discovery when applied to real world
- How to interact with top scientists and top entrepreneurs in the field
- Logics behind assessing strengths and weaknesses of a go-to-market strategy
- Ability to make an investment decision as a venture capitalist

- Conduct research from key scientific journals as well as analyze market/industry trends to identify promising early stage companies and founding teams
- Assist in evaluating potential investment opportunities (market breakdown, technology assessment, business strategy review, and competitor analysis)

- Enrollment in a top-tier university program (master or beyond; advanced state if in bachelor) related to medicine, life science, computer science, business or finance
- Strong analytical skills and interpersonal communication skills
- Preferably with experiences in other fast-paced work environments (eg. startup, VC, consulting, banking)
- Fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English

- The internship is a 3 months program and we are accepting anytime on a rolling basis.

How to Apply
- Please send CV to Jack Liang, jliang@pac8.com
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