Stem Cell Internship


Stem Cell Internship


 City College of San Francisco 


Paid training in a local research laboratory


Students who complete the Stem Cell Certificate program are eligible for the Stem Cell Internship Program. 

The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine has funded a $1.1 million grant supporting full time paid internships for City College students in Bay Area stem cell research laboratories.

Total number of internship positions: 30 (10 interns/year over a 3 year period)


Duration of each internship: 9 months full time



The intern must also be enrolled as a full time CCSF student, and take the required Stem Cell internship course (BTEC 21D) concurrently.

To be eligible to apply, you must have successfully completed your Stem Cell Technology certificate courses by the start of the internship.    


Internship application                                                                                                                                                                               


For information contact:   Dr. Carin Zimmerman

                                             Phone: 415-239-3857


                                             Office: S254







Hosting an intern

The outstanding intern candidates have completed ~120 hours of cell culture lab. They have additional training in PCR, Western blotting and ELISA.

If you are interested in hosting an intern contact Dr. Carin Zimmerman,  

3T3 cells stained with MitoTracker green

Mitochondria in mouse 3T3 cells stained with MitoTracker Green in BTEC 21B.

Tunnel assay

TUNEL assay detects apoptotic COS-7 cells (green staining).  From BTEC 21B.





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