Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Sr. Research Investigator - Fibrosis Discovery Biology

Location
Hopewell, NJ, US
Posted
Apr 12, 2018
Ref
R1121209
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
RESPONSIBILITIES REQUIRED:

• Utilize human and animal model data with the aim of identifying and/or validating new pathways and potential drug targets.

• Investigate and develop novel in vitro cell based assays utilizing the latest technologies to shorten the time required for drug target validation and to provide support to the Fibrosis Discovery pipeline.

• Maintain knowledge of the current literature, propose novel concepts and targets.

• Ability to lead an exploratory drug discovery program.

• Publish in scientific journals and present in scientific meetings

MAJOR SKILLS REQUIRED:

• PhD in Biology

• Expertise in fibrosis related conditions such as NASH/liver fibrosis or idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

• Experienced in the handling and use of primary cell cultures and development of complex cell systems.

• Knowledge of the drug discovery process. Ability to identify potential new targets in the fibrosis area based on analysis of internal data, literature and or combination of both. Experience leading an exploratory drug discovery program a plus.

• Evidence of working within a competitive environment, being a team player and a commitment to scientific excellence.

A track record of publications and presentations at scientific conferences.