Senior Research Pathologist/Fellow, Pathology

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Jun 28, 2019
Ref
16196BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary
DVM, PhD, board certified (DACVP) Anatomic Pathologist with solid experience assessing tissues from investigative pathology and regulatory toxicology studies. The selected individual will have primary responsibility for pathology peer review of regulatory studies conducted at CROs. Using the standard tools of histopathology and immunohistochemistry (IHC) and the more novel tools of RNA/Scope, the pathologist will also be expected to furnish pathology support for Discovery efforts in a variety of therapeutic focus areas (TFAs) including: Inflammation/Immune Diseases, Neuroscience/Pain, Oncology/Angiogenesis, Infectious Diseases, Ophthalmology, Obesity/Metabolic Diseases, Skeletal, Muscle and Genetic Diseases, as well as Cardiovascular/Renal/Fibrosis. In addition, the successful individual will provide leadership in the utilization of the Aperio System and its suite of powerful viewing and analysis tools to support digital pathology productivity at Regeneron.

Responsibilities

• Reports to the Senior Director/ Head of Pathology.

• Participates in strategy development in Drug Safety and Pharmacometrics (DSP) through advocacy for the Pathology components of regulatory/research studies.

• to help design, develop, and implement research programs to support facets of drug development in alignment with REGN's varied initiatives.

• Utilizes mastery level skills in anatomic, toxicologic and molecular pathology and strategic leadership to design and execute research and development projects within and outside own discipline. Is influential in developing project strategy - provides intellectual vision and guidance.

• Provides expert histopathology, IHC and RNAScope evaluation support for the phenotypic characterization of REGNs animal disease and in-vivo drug efficacy models

• Performs GLP-compliant peer review of the pathology aspects of REGN toxicology studies at CROs

• Provides expert translational pathology consultation to project teams to facilitate interpretation of preclinical data in the context of human diseases

• Collaborates on teams to develop predictive and prognostic biomarkers in support of REGN pipeline drugs.

• Collaborates with other Pathologists to develop a strong in-house digital pathology program

• Makes a contribution to multidisciplinary meetings. Shares cross-functional skills and knowledge at a wide variety of meetings. Initiates and edits multi-contributor internal and/or external "publications" (i.e., Peer Reviewed publications, SOP's, Patents, Business Plans, etc.). Prepares reports, presentations and manuscripts. Disseminates study findings to toxicologists, research investigators, project teams and others, including at national and international seminars as needed.

Requirements

• At least 2 (Senior Research Pathologist)/5 (Fellow, Pathology) years of toxicologic pathology experience that should ideally include drug discovery support.

• Clear demonstration of high quality scholarly productivity in investigative pathology or other areas of biomedical research evidenced by publications is desirable.

• The ideal candidate must have demonstrated ability to handle regulatory as well as discovery projects and worked successfully in a variety of therapeutic projects teams.

• Experience with large molecule projects will be an advantage.

• The successful candidate will be familiar with, if not expert in molecular pathology and image analysis techniques and will have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

• Minimal educational requirements: Ph.D./ DVM/ Board Certified DVM Pathologist

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.