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Research Associate - Pharmacology

Global Blood Therapeutics

South San Franicsco, CA
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Position Type:
Full time
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

Position Summary:

Research Associate - Pharmacology to support in vivo studies for target validation and preclinical research activities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

•   Perform in vivo pharmacokinetic and drug efficacy studies to support early drug discovery projects
•   Independently plan, execute, analyze, and document experiments
•   Develop and troubleshoot novel models for mechanism of action studies
•   Present data to the team
•   May contribute to publications


•   BS degree with at least 5 years of hands-on laboratory experience in industry; or equivalent. Background in hematology, pharmacology or related disciplines is preferred
•   Hands-on experience performing in vivo studies, preferably with small molecule drug candidates, using multiple dose routes (IV, PO, SC, IM), tissue sample collection, and evaluating PD endpoints
•   Hands-on experience with surgical models is a plus
•   Organized, self-motivated, able to multitask and deliver results with high degree of attention to detail to drive projects forward in a timely manner
•   Sound statistical understanding and knowledge of common statistical software
•   Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills