Principal Scientist, CNS- New Facilities

Location
Cambridge
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Dec 16, 2020
Closes
Jan 15, 2021
Ref
GL265466.4
Contact
Gerardo Lafebre
Jobseeker Type
Professional
Organization Type
Corporate
Contract Type
Employee
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for an organized, proactive individual to join the Translational Science team. The company has recently moved into a brand new situated in the heart of Europe's largest biotech cluster.

Major Responsibilities

  • Lead the CNS translational marker strategy for leading pipeline projects
  • Identify candidate target engagement, pharmacodynamic and disease relevant markers
  • Support selection and deployment of markers/assessments in the clinical development plan.
  • Design and delivery of in-vivo target engagement, pharmacodynamics and disease relevant marker studies in experimental systems relevant to Parkinson's Disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
  • Oversight and management of ongoing and new/planned studies
  • Establish new, or develop pre-existing, CNS translational network to help support project translational strategies.
  • Authorship of research reports for inclusion in regulatory documentation.
  • Input into early CNS translational science plans for ongoing collaborations with big pharma.

Key Qualifications

* Ph.D. in neurology/neuroscience with at least 3 years of relevant pharmaceutical industry experience.
* Experience of studying translational markers/assessments relevant for CNS indications.
* Significant In vivo experience
* Experience working in cross-functional and matrixed Research and Translational teams.
* Understanding mechanisms and genetics underlying neurodegenerative diseases
* Use of relevant in vivo models and experience of working with CROs to deliver in vivo studies.
* Able to establish, maintain and manage effective collaborations with external partners.
* Previous experience of effective team-leading

Apply here or send an updated CV to g.lafebre@nonstopconsulting.com

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