Senior Scientist, Pharmacology

Senior Scientist, Pharmacology
Location: Watertown, MA


 HireMinds is helping a growing Series A stage biotech find a preclinical Scientist to guide their pipeline efforts. In this role you will work with the VP of Research and colleagues in developing pre-clinical pharmacology studies to evaluate lead candidates. You will bring with you past experience in hands-on with design and execution of in vivo studies, but will mainly focus on guiding external CRO studies to be successful in this role. You will join a growing team and be part of a patient-focused team of researchers in this exciting career opportunity. Contact the HireMinds team today to learn more and apply! 

You’ll Be Responsible For: 

•    Execution of vivo studies to generate proof-of-concept data findings. 
•    Contribute to studies for IND-enabling efforts on an immunopharmacology pipeline. 
•    Work effectively on cross-functional team efforts to guide efficacy studies, PK/PD, biodistribution and safety studies.
•    Oversee studies conducted externally with CROs in delivering successful in vivo studies. 
•    Author study reports across various preclinical studies and contribute to written sections of IND reports. 
•    Help strengthen external collaborations with CROs focused in pharmacology related to high-priority programs.
•    Analyze, interpret, and present key results effectively at meetings with key stakeholders.
•    Assist VP in building a high-function and collaborative preclincial and in vivo team. 

You’ll Bring With You: 

•    PhD in Biology, immunology, pharmacology with ~5+ years of industry experience  with in vivo pharmacology studies. 
•    A track-record of success with CRO studies and ability to  travel when needed to sites and providing oversight to key aspects of studies. .
•    Familiarity with preclinical regulatory requirements and prior experience with writing IND sections are highly desired.
•    Prior experience with safety and PK/Biodistribution study management and design. 
•    Prior experience with Immunology cell therapy in T-cell or Dendritic cell therapies is a plus. 
•    Excellent written and oral communication skills
•    Ability to work with evolving demands and contribute positively to a flourishing biotech culture.