Principal Scientist, CNS- Great Funding

Dec 20, 2020
Jan 19, 2021
Gerardo Lafebre
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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
  • 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.
* Previous experience of effective team-leading

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