Pharmacology Associate Scientist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Worcester, USA
Posting date: 19 Nov 2020
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Pharmacology Associate Scientist with a biopharmaceutical company located in Worcester, MA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and perform biochemical and cellular studies of drug potency and mechanism of action
  • Assist in animal tissue collection procedures and sample processing
  • Analysis and interpretation of quantitative data
  • Effectively organize and communicate research progress and activities through oral and written presentations
  • Read and apply relevant scientific literature
  • Maintenance of accurate and current records of research

Skills and Requirements:

  • B.S. in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biology, or a related discipline
  • 0-5 years of relevant laboratory experience or a research-based M.S. degree
  • Experience with cellular assays: 2nd messenger, proliferation, phospho-protein analysis, gene reporter, and release of soluble mediators
  • Experience with biochemical assays: enzymatic activity, binding
  • Experience with cell culture and the preparation and testing of primary immune cells
  • Highly motivated, detail-oriented, curious of the science, and desiring to learn novel in vitro pharmacology techniques
  • Experience with use of laboratory automation equipment
  • Strong IT skills and familiarity with spreadsheets, databases, and curve-fitting programs
  • Candidate must be highly collaborative and thrive in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Strong organizational, communication, and inter-personal skills

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Nikki Ranieri at 215-531-5288.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.