Senior Research Associate - In Vivo Pharmacology

Cambridge, MA
Sep 23, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Essential Functions:

  • Lead the responsibilities for rodent in vivo studies to advance our lead research and development programs
  • Perform test agent administration (IV, IP, SQ), blood sampling (RO, IC, sub-mandibular and tail vein), tumor measurement by calipers, tissue harvesting, data recording, analysis and reporting
  • Manage sample storage and analyses
  • Design, execute, and summarize studies using good documentation practices and maintain a laboratory notebook.
  • Effectively collaborate with a fully integrated team to facilitate the success of projects
  • Occasional weekend work may be required.



  • Bachelor’s degree in pharmacology, animal science, or related discipline with 5+ years’ experience 
  • Highly organized with good record keeping
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to build open and collaborative relationships and work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in solid in vivo techniques
  • Experience with platform establishment and running
  • Experience working with xenograft models of oncology and experience with IVIS/Imaging are highly desired, but not required
  • AALAS certification or certified veterinary professional is a plus.