Director, Biology

Director, Biology

Hybrid / Full-time

Must be located in NYC Metro Area or MA


Our client, a NYC & Boston-based pre-clinical stage biotech pioneering small molecule medicines for targeted protein stabilization, is seeking a Director of Biology with a strong background in biology/chemical biology to join their expanding high-profile team with the goal of advancing research programs from early discovery to proof-of-concept and beyond.

Interested? If you meet the requirements below, please email me!

You will:

  • Define biology strategy aligned with project goals / Drive projects forward
  • Collaborate with colleagues across multiple disciplines
  • Communicate biology objectives, progress & challenges to key stakeholders
  • Influence scientific and business decision-making (project selection and resource allocation)
  • Contribute and collaborate with colleagues on patent filing, scientific publication and report writing


  • Ph.D. in in Biology, Chemical Biology or similar
  • Experience in drug discovery/development in a biotech/pharmaceutical setting
  • Experience being the biology lead on multidisciplinary project teams
  • Experience working in rare disease/ immunology/ oncology preferred
  • Expert in performing cellular mode of action studies with small molecules, including experience in target engagement, cellular potency / selectivity, and evaluation of molecular interactions
  • Strong publication record with proven track record of driving scientific projects of high quality