Research Associate, Immunohistochemistry and Analytical Histology Director of Frontier Biology
SENIOR SCIENTIST IN VIVO PHARMACOLOGY

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We are seeking to hire a Senior Scientist to join the in vivo pharmacology team at Unity. This position will afford the successful individual an opportunity to be part of a highly motivated and engaging group of scientists searching for novel senolytic molecules to treat various age-related diseases. As part of the Unity team, you will discover and develop innovative drugs for an emerging and exciting biology and to translate our science into a pipeline of differentiated medicines. The ideal candidate should be an innovative and creative scientist with broad experience developing in vivo models and a proven track record leading functional teams towards the identification of clinical candidates.

The successful candidate will be a strong individual contributor, team leader, and integral part of our discovery efforts with responsibilities both lab and office-based. The duties of the job include experimental design and execution, analysis and interpretation of data, and regular presentation (verbal/written) of results and interpretation at group, project team, and Discovery team meetings.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ph.D with >5 years or B.S/M.S. with >10 yrs of scientific experience in the biopharmaceutical industry.
  • In-depth expertise in immunology/inflammation/fibrotic diseases required. Pulmonary fibrosis experience a plus.
  • Experience in small molecule drug development. Understanding of PK/PD relationships.
  • Degree in Pharmacology, Biology, Physiology, or a related field is essential.
  • Good physiology knowledge across a range of therapeutic areas/organ systems.
  • Evidence of independent scientific ability (g.,post-doctoral training) and a track record of scientific accomplishments through publications, patents, and invited presentations.
  • Direct experience with conducting physiological measurements in animal models (lung, liver, eye, and/or kidney) is preferable.
  • Experience with immunohistochemistry, quantitative PCR, flow cytometry, fluorescence microscopy and other pharmacodynamics endpoints.
  • Ability to manage complexity and ambiguity in a highly matrixed work environment.
  • Experience and strong capabilities in managing, developing, and mentoring junior scientists and research associates.
  • Creativity and the ability to lead and/or work within an interdisciplinary team in order to achieve technical and corporate milestones.
  • Robust experimental design and troubleshooting skills, and excellent data analysis/mining/statistics capabilities.

To apply please send resume and cover letter to careers@unitybiotechnology.com

Please send resume and cover letter