Contract - Research Associate, Pharmacology

Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
Oct 07, 2020
Ref
825
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
CONTRACT - RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, PHARMACOLOGY

Position Summary:

Contract Research Associate - Pharmacology will support in vivo studies for target validation and preclinical research activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform in vivo pharmacology studies with hematological disease models and conduct in vivo drug efficacy studies to support early drug discovery projects
  • Develop and troubleshoot novel in vivo disease models for mechanism of action studies
  • Plan, execute, analyze, and document experiments
  • Work in a team environment

Qualifications:
  • BS degree with 0-2 years relevant hands-on laboratory experience in industry; or equivalent
  • Background in hematology, pharmacology or related disciplines is a plus
  • Hands-on experience performing in vivo studies, preferably with small molecule drug candidates, using multiple dose routes, tissue sample collection
  • Organized, self-motivated, able to multitask and deliver results with high degree of attention to detail to drive projects forward in a timely manner
  • Statistical understanding and knowledge of common statistical software
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills