Working with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies world wide, MD Biosciences is looking to strengthen its core inflammations and immunology group with the addition of a qualified scientist to our group located in St Paul / Minneapolis. The position is diverse and provides many interesting research opportunities to the scientist looking for a dynamic, growing position.
Job description: Responsibility for the in vitro and in vivo laboratory, management of our small, growing team of technicians, searching literature publications for relevant methods, discussing and evaluating study protocols, executing studies together with the technician team, planning study slots, evaluating results and proposing next step studies. The work also involves the development and validation of new methods as well as the execution of client studies at our laboratories.
Requirements: PhD level degree in immunology or other area related to inflammation. Experience with both in vivo and in vitro methods and disease models. Good, clear communication skills are essential. Leadership qualities are a must for this position with a willingness to learn from and grow with the new challenges and project proposals brought to us by clients and internal study needs. Familiarity with disease models in areas related to cancer, metabolic or general inflammatory diseases is a plus. Industry or CRO experience would be positively assessed.
Opening: the position is open for immediate hiring
Compensation package: per discussion, commensurate with experience, with a salary and benefits package including health and dental insurance and 401k retirement funding.