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Associate Research Scientist

  • Location: Redwood City
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 02 June 2022

Job Description:

  • Summary of Role- You will execute in vivo studies, analyze, and present data.

  • You will gain and provide technical and scientific in vivo pharmacology expertise to advance drug discovery programs from target identification/validation to IND enabling activities.

  • You will interact and collaborate effectively in a multi-functional dynamic team environment.


  • Setup and execute in vivo studies to validate targets, test novel drugs (small and large molecules), and combination strategies with a focus on oncology/immuno-oncology models (including syngeneic tumor models, xenograft models, models using transgenic lines, GEMMs etc) .

  • Generate graphs, statistics, and figures for in vivo data

  • Document data generated as a report in electronic notebook.

  • Present study findings within IVP team meetings.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree with 2+ years or Masters degree with 2-5 years experience working with animals in academic or industry setting and/or translational drug discovery experience.

  • Hands on expertise in broad in vivo pharmacology skills (dosing via different routes e.g. I.P, I.V, PO etc, tissue/blood collection).

  • Experience with syngeneic and xenograft tumor models is highly preferred.

  • Experience with data capturing and analysis software is preferred (i.e. electronic notebook, StudyLog, PRISM, Excel).

  • Experience in ex vivo assays like FACS is a plus

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact effectively with internal and external colleagues fostering a collaborative

  • workplace environment.

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.

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