Scientist - Pharmacology

Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
Jul 10, 2019
Ref
457
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
SCIENTIST - PHARMACOLOGY

Position Summary:

Scientist - Pharmacology to support in vivo studies for preclinical research activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform in vivo PK and pharmacology/efficacy studies in a team environment to support early drug discovery projects
  • Establish new disease models to validate novel targets
  • Evaluate the mechanism of action in drug efficacy studies
  • Plan, execute, analyze, and document experiments and present results at internal meetings
  • Attend and present at scientific conferences as applicable

Qualifications:
  • PhD degree in biology, or related discipline, with at least 2 years of postdoctoral experience, preferably in industry
  • Hands-on experience performing in vivo studies, dose administration, and tissue sample collection required
  • Experience in surgical models is a plus
  • Sound statistical understanding and knowledge of common statistical software
  • Organized, self-motivated, able to multitask and deliver results with high attention to detail to help drive projects forward in a timely manner
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills

Fit with GBT culture:
  • Ability to build strong relationships with co-workers of various backgrounds and expertise
  • Ability to function at a high level in a team setting whether leading the group or acting as an individual contributor
  • Values-based leadership consistent with GBT's Core Values
  • Excitement about the vision and mission of GBT
  • Flexibility
  • Integrity

NOTE: This position summary is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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