Research Associate (Scientific Writer-Fr)

Frederick, MD
Feb 19, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

StageBio ( is a leading global provider of GLP-compliant clinical research and preclinical necropsy, histology, pathology, image analysis and specimen archiving services for the biopharmaceutical, medical device and contract research industries. In addition to a GLP/GCLP-compliant lab facility in Germany, we operate locations in VA, OH, MA and MD, with continued investment in facility and technology infrastructure planned to meet the demand for high-quality histopathology services. A growing team of 30 board-certified Veterinary Pathologists, as well as over 75 laboratory technicians, are employed in support of our unified international commitment to quality, scientific integrity and client satisfaction.

StageBio is seeking full-time, experienced Research Associates to join our growing neuropathology and medical device teams at our facility in Frederick, MD.

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Complete report setup (data tables, narrative, appendices)
  • Perform quality control (QC) of histology data, histopathology data tables and reports
  • Generate protocols and protocol amendments, as needed
  • Compile study reports
  • Collaborate with Senior Research Associates and Pathologists to sort and summarize histopathology data
  • Interface with Quality Assurance Unit to ensure regulatory compliance of deliverables
  • Inform Project Leader and Pathology support team of status of internal deadlines to ensure that deadlines are met
  • Support all departments for on-time delivery of high-quality digital images
  • Interface with all departments to ensure complete understanding of the digital imaging requirements (x-ray, gross photos, digital slide scanning, annotated images, photodocuments, and morphometry)
  • Produce photodocuments and pathology report image appendices
  • Collaborate as needed to understand study end points and processes for optimal report components and imaging


  • Bachelor’s degree in life sciences preferred
  • Prefer 5 years of related experience, e.g. experience supporting preclinical neuropathology or medical device studies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and skill in oral and written communication, problem solving, adaptability and teamwork
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office products
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time at a desk, in front of a computer, manipulating data

StageBio offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes employer sponsored health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, short-term and long-term disability, AD&D, and life insurance for employees and dependents. Salary commensurate with experience. StageBio is an equal opportunity employer.