Associate Scientist - Virology, Infectious Diseases

Location
Tarrytown, NY, United States
Posted
Oct 14, 2020
Ref
21415BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
The successful candidate will play an integral part in Regeneron's long-standing commitment to develop novel therapies for diseases caused by viral pathogens. You will be supporting several projects focused on development of novel therapeutics and technology platforms targeting the influenza virus and host factors associated with influenza virus pathology, with the ultimate goal of bringing novel drugs into the clinic. Designing and performing in vivo efficacy studies and developing novel methodology. Utilizing in vivo, ex vivo, and in vitro techniques, including molecular biology techniques such as cloning. This candidate will join a dynamic, multidisciplinary, cross-functional team focused on studying virus-host interactions.

As the Associate Scientist, a typical day might include the following:
  • Assessing therapeutic candidates in mouse models of viral infection
  • Independently planning, executing in vivo studies.
  • Independently analyzing results, creating presentations and presenting data
  • Mentoring junior colleagues with potential to supervise an RA level direct report
This role might be for you if:
  • You have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • You enjoy working in a collaborative, cross-functional team environment.
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment

To be considered for this position you must have a Ph.D in virology, immunology, or molecular biology plus 3 years of highly relevant lab experience. The qualified individual will have a strong background in mouse models of disease, virology, and immunology. This is a lab-based, hands-on position and is a great opportunity for the right candidate to grow their expertise and learn many facets of drug development in a fast-paced environment.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.

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