Research Associate, DMPK

Research Associate/Senior research associate – DMPK

Job description

MPM NewCo is an exciting, fast-growing startup company in the development of novel, breakthrough therapeutics. We are looking for a motivated scientist to join the bioanalysis team and support the nonclinical studies for the company’s diverse programs. The individual will actively participate in program teams, contribute to bioanalytical strategies, develop ligand binding assays (LBA), perform sample testing and present results in the project meetings. In this role you would have the opportunity to work with vibrant multi-disciplinary teams, grow your career with increased responsibilities.


  • Independently design and execute LBA on large molecules such as protein and oligonucleotides
  • Tissue processing for LBA assays
  • Provide high quality bioanalytical support with a focus on quantifications for PK, TK, PD assessment
  • Deliver and present the experimental results to cross-functional and DMPK teams
  • Maintain detailed experimental protocols, electronic laboratory notebook


  • Major in biology, chemistry, pharmaceutical science or related fields
  • Bachelor with 0-4 years of related industrial or academia experience, or MS with 0-2 years of related industrial or academia experience.
  • Experience and knowledge in ligand binding assay
  • Performing data analysis using excel and GraphPad prism.
  • Highly motivated, team-oriented, and excellent in communication skills
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with Ligand binding assays on Luminex and MSD platform
  • Experience in tissue sample processing is a plus
  • Willing to learn new techniques and communicate effectively in a group setting
  • Experience with flow cytometry is a plus