Research Investigator

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Immunology, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Wilmington, USA
Posting date: 10 Aug 2020
SC.DS.31131

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Investigator, Antibody Pharmacology with a pharmaceutical company located in Wilmington, DE. The successful candidate is able to work independently and demonstrates a broad understanding of immunology and cancer biology, being able to use this knowledge to design and execute a research plan that answers critical questions about compounds and targets under evaluation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, execute, and interpret cell-based in vitro experiments to explore the therapeutic potential of antibodies
  • Develop new assays to screen functional activity of antibodies
  • Culture of cell lines and isolation and culture of human PBMCs
  • Design appropriate in vivo models to answer key biological and pharmacological questions
  • Establish and conduct in vivo pharmacodynamics studies
  • Evaluate data, prepare reports and presentations for internal and external meetings
  • Work collaboratively across multiple functional groups within drug discovery and clinical development to achieve key goals

Skills and Requirements:

  • D. in Immunology, Cancer Biology, Pharmacology or related field
  • Preferred post-doctoral experience in a relevant field
  • Strong background in immunology, antibody-related functions, and oncogenic signaling pathways
  • Minimum of 2 years of pharmaceutical or biotech experience
  • Mouse work experience including in vivo models of cancer
  • Expertise in the following techniques is mandatory: magnetic cell isolation, cell culture, tumor implantation, isolation, and dissection (mouse models), immune cell phenotyping, multicolor flow cytometry (BD cytometers), ELISA, MSD, Western blot for phospho-proteins, MLR, ADCC, basic molecular biology including isolation of nucleic acid and real-time PCR
  • Excellent communication skills

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Dominic Santoro at 215-531-5280.

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.

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