Job Description

Requisition Number 06405
Department Name: Calibr
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Investigator
Position Summary:

Investigator Job ID: N172

Calibr, a division of Scripps Research is a not-for profit research institute located in La Jolla, California. Calibr is focused on innovative early stage translational research in the areas of regenerative medicine, cancer biology, cardiovascular and metabolic disease, immunology and infectious disease.

Position Overview:
Calibr, a division of Scripps Research (Calibr) is seeking a talented principal investigator to join a dynamic, interdisciplinary team of scientists focused on early stage translational research. As an investigator in chemistry, you will lead projects working as a team with research associates, post-doctoral scientists and various CROs to synthesize and evaluate small molecules that represent new therapeutic approaches to unmet medical needs. Work will be published in high-impact, peer-reviewed journals and optimized compounds for partnerships with various for-profit and non-profit organizations.

"The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status."

Location: California
Additional Information:

To learn more about this opportunity, please visit and apply directly on our website at: https://www.scripps.edu/science-and-medicine/calibr/careers.

Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Qualifications and Experience:
* Candidates must have Ph.D. in synthetic organic or medicinal chemistry with 2-5 years of experience in medicinal chemistry
* Strong skills and a proven track record in synthetic organic chemistry and medicinal chemistry (hit to lead and lead optimization)
* Involvement in IND-enabling activities are highly preferred
* Demonstration of highly successful project execution across disease areas using in-house and CRO resources leading to preclinical candidates for further clinical development.

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation:
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Scientific & Technical
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

Application Instructions

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