To aid in the support of project leadership in the group. This will include expanding adjuvant effort, project leadership and other early research projects.
-Project leadership of 1-2 drug discovery projects from concept to IND enabling studies -Development of target validation proposals -Preparation of reports, presentations, timelines, and go/no-go decisions at regular team meetings, project reviews and committee meetings to guide strategic decisions across the Institute -Cell biology including working with primary human immune cells and culturing multiple cell lines including -Design and execution of project plans involving immune cell profiling, cell processing from xenograft models, cytotoxicity, proliferation, activation, cell viability, and survival assays to characterize / optimize small molecules discovered through high throughput screening -Target identification, recombinant protein expression, biophysical characterization of protein / small molecule interactions
San Diego, California
-Demonstrated leadership of a drug discovery program -Preferred experience in cell-based and biochemical assays for high throughput screening -Preferred experience and knowledge of the immune system, oncology, virology, or infectious disease -Preferred experience with molecular biology, cell biology, flow cytometry, high content imaging or image analyses techniques -PhD in biology, biochemistry, chemical biology, or equivalent -Able to function in a highly collaborative, team-oriented and dynamic environment -Strong communication skills
4-5 years experience in an industrial setting is preferred
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
Job Posting Category
Scientific & Technical
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