Job ID: #9420

Principal Associate Scientist/Scientist/Sr. Scientist – In Vitro Pharmacologist

Cambridge, MA
Science Science
Research & Development

Located in Cambridge, MA


Responsibilities of the Principal Associate Scientist/Scientist/Sr. Scientist-In Vitro Pharmacologist:

  • Screen and evaluate drug candidates in cell-based assays.
  • Perform cell and molecular biology techniques such as RNA and protein isolation, RT-PCR, RT-qPCR, protein assays, and project-specific assays.
  • Work in aseptic conditions and maintain cultures of various cell types.
  • Maintain accurate documentation of experiments in an electronic lab notebook.
  • Present research findings at group meetings and company-wide presentations.
  • Work independently as well as collaboratively in a result-oriented research environment.


Requirements of the Principal Associate Scientist/Scientist/Sr. Scientist-In Vitro Pharmacologist:

  • MS (5+ years) or PhD (2+ years) in Biology, Cell Biology, or Molecular Biology.
  • Strong hands-on experience in mammalian cell culture, and molecular techniques (PCR, RT-PCR, RNA isolation, etc.).
  • Experience with automated assays.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

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