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Research Associate I/II

Actalent

02/21/2022

Posting ID: JP-002660126

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Description:

Summary:

We are seeking a highly motivated research associate with excellent attention to detail, strong self-motivation, and organizational skills to join the growing Nonclinical Sciences group. The Research Associate will perform experiments to evaluate the potential toxicity of drug candidates, study mechanisms of action, and contribute to the development of novel molecules. The candidate will also collaborate cross-functionally with multidisciplinary groups to improve efficiency and translational impact of our studies.

Responsibilities:

• Coordinate and conduct non-GLP toxicology studies to support regulatory submissions

• Contribute to design of mechanistic toxicology studies to better understand the toxicity of novel molecules

• Provide technical study coordination support across all aspects of non-clinical studies including protocol preparation, dose preparation/administration, observations, sample collection, necropsy, and reporting

• Prepare materials for in vivo studies including blood collection tubes, specimen jars, tissue cassettes, and appropriate documentation

• Perform basic necropsy procedures with supervision

• Collaborate with internal/external groups to manage sample transfer and study updates in timely fashion

• Ensure the capture and integrity of study data

• Organize and archive study materials, including tissues, blocks, and slides

• Perform other general lab duties as assigned

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• Required: B.A./B.S. degree in Biology, Cancer Biology, Cancer Genetics, Biochemistry, Immunology, or related fields in cancer research

• Ideal candidates will have 1-5+ years of prior research experience conducting nonclinical studies, with experience across all study phases of the study including technical proficiency in working with rodent models.

• Ability to collect and analyze data for reporting using standard software such as Microsoft Office

• Candidate must have great interpersonal skills to work collaboratively and possess excellent oral and written communication skills

• Ability to learn quickly and work in a dynamic environment

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072

Email: jchambers@careercircle.com

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