Post-Doctoral Fellow (Senior) - Berkeley, CA | Biospace
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Post-Doctoral Fellow (Senior)

Dynavax Technologies

Berkeley, CA
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Job Description

This position will support early- to late-stage development focused on formulation and compatibility studies.  

•   Conduct bench activities for formulation, compatibility, and process studies to support phase appropriate development of Dynavax’s drug product portfolio.
•   Actively support evaluation of new drug candidates at various stages of development.
•   May participate in technical transfer of new and/or existing products to CMOs. May support CMOs with the appropriate studies during the development and validation phases of projects.
•   Author appropriate development reports and other documents for internal use and in support of regulatory filings.
•   Stay abreast of industry practices for formulation, compatibility, as well as other development process and implement new concepts on department level.
•   Support the organization in maintaining a work environment focused on quality and that fosters learning, respect, open communication, collaboration, integration, and teamwork.
•   Other duties as assigned.


•   PhD in relevant field with up to 2 years’ related academic experience in formulation for the Post Doc; the Sr Post Doc will have 2 to 4 years of post-doctoral experience.  
•   Some degree of technical writing, communication, and data management skills.
•   Ability to work independently, and multi-task under aggressive timelines to support department and corporate objectives.
•   A self-starter who is flexible, as well as action- and goal-oriented.
•   Aptitude to apply critical thinking and effective problem-solving skills.
•   Enjoy a fast-paced, team-oriented, and collaborative environment.