2021 Summer R&D Intern (Graduate)

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Date: Oct 23, 2020

Location: Winston Salem, NC, US

Company: British American Tobacco

Research & Development Intern

Winston-Salem, NC



It’s time to put what you’ve learned in the classroom to work as a Research & Development Intern.  At Reynolds American, Inc., we’re creating a better tomorrow for adult tobacco consumers.  This summer, you’ll play a key role in real-world projects, working alongside established professionals who want to help you succeed.  That even includes access to our c-suite leadership.  Previous Research & Development Interns have made their mark contributing to cross-functional projects focusing on tobacco and regulatory science.  Now, you can be next!



  • Execute challenging assignments
  • Collaborate with teams across Research & Development and Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Intern
  • Present your findings to our leadership team



  • Relocation to Winston-Salem, NC
  • Pursuing a graduate degree (Master’s or Doctorate) with completed coursework in a scientific discipline such as Biology, Chemistry, Toxicology, Pharmacology, Physics, Regulatory Science or related fields



  • A competitive salary
  • Coverage of summer housing costs
  • Company-provided laptop
  • Social engagements with the Summer Internship Class
  • 401(k) with up to 6% company match
  • Free, confidential, personal financial counseling service


About Us:

Reynolds American Incorporated is transforming the tobacco industry for the better.  With a team of driven, insightful people—and a family of iconic brands—we’re redefining how adults consume tobacco in the 21st century.  A key part of that is our dedication to diversity, including aiming to increase minority representation in full-time roles by 20% by 2025.  Join us and earn the chance to leave your mark on our team—all while advancing your own career with the help of a thriving industry leader


Reynolds American Inc. is an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of British American Tobacco p.l.c., and the U.S. parent company of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company; Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc.; American Snuff Company, LLC; Niconovum USA, Inc.; Niconovum AB; R. J. Reynolds Vapor Company; Lorillard Licensing Company, LLC; and Reynolds Brands, Inc.  This position is with R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.

Reynolds American Inc. and its affiliated companies is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Our organization offers a level of challenge, responsibility and creativity for motivated employees that stands apart from the crowd.

We are also committed to employing a diverse workforce and valuing different perspectives, experiences and talents to maximize the company's potential for successfully achieving its business objectives.


Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly via email at TalentAcquisition@RJRT.com.

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