Senior Scientist, Biology

Employer
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Location
Waukesha, Wisconsin, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Closes
May 11, 2021
Ref
2125034400
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
This Senior Scientist will be a key member of drug discovery and development teams.

Responsibilities

Perform in vitro and in vivo assay development and validation
Design and execute/conduct in vitro and in vivo studies to facilitate drug discovery and development in various disease areas
Participate in new target identification and validation
Present research findings to project teams and governance bodies and prepare study reports
Maintain a high level of productivity in the lab and perform critical experiments
May mentor/supervise a team of associates and guide the performance of those individuals; is accountable for the effective performance of the team/individuals
Co-lead or coordinate the activities of a multi-functional drug development team and is responsible for the milestone achievement of the drug development program

Requirements:

PhD degree in cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry or pharmacology with at least 3 years of experience in academia or pharmaceutical/biotech industry
A successful track record in drug development or academic research
Excellent understanding of physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacology
Demonstrated record in innovation, creativity and resilience in problem solving
Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred:

Expertise in ocular diseases is preferred

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