Senior Research Associate, Cell & Molecular Biology

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 29 May 2024

Senior Research Associate, Cell & Molecular Biology - Contract - Cambridge, MA

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and innovative Research Scientist for Cell and Molecular Biology. This role is a temporary contract of 6 months and is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Primary Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will contribute to an early drug discovery program in the Targeted Protein Degradation space. This role offers the unique opportunity to directly impact a growing portfolio of targeted therapies in a fast-paced and innovative research environment. The work within this position will be instrumental in advancing the next-generation treatment to benefit patients in need. This is a temporary contract of 6 months.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Degree in oncology, molecular biology, cell biology, or related discipline.
  • Proven experience in a relevant field.
  • Strong ability to conduct and optimize cellular screening assays.
  • Proficiency in data processing and interpretation.
  • Experience in managing CROs and running cell-based assays.
  • Ability to contribute to cross-functional project teams.
  • Commitment to staying informed about relevant literature.

The Senior Research Associate of Cell & Molecular Biology's responsibilities will be:

  • Independently conduct, optimize, and proactively troubleshoot cellular screening assays and other mechanism of action studies.
  • Responsible for data processing, interpretation, and presenting to cross-functional team members.
  • Design and execute experiments to evaluate Mechanism of Action (MoA), target dependency, off-target liabilities, and phenotypic responses.
  • Manage Contract Research Organisations (CROs) to run cell-based assays and other molecular biology techniques.
  • Contribute experimentally and intellectually to cross-functional project teams.
  • Stay up to date with relevant literature.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Mike Raletz at (+1) 267 428 7770 or

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