Job Openings Staff Scientist | Biotech

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Staff Scientist

Location: Duarte, California, United States - Office space available at location listed

Industry: Pharmaceutical / BiotechJob Category: Research & Developmentor Staff Scientist role, will look for candidates to be more versed with various GI cancers. 

Who you are:

Are you a senior Scientist or lower faculty (maybe at a smaller institution)?

Are you continuing through your academia path? 

Have you demonstrated experience in GI oncology and cancer biomarkers (mostly working on detecting pre-cancer markers in this lab I believe..) Depending on specifics, might be open to a more general immunology background)?

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Devise, plan, document and advance basic science and translational projects in the relevant research area.
  • Generate data for grant applications and prepare manuscripts for publication.
  • Work in close collaboration with other team members and external collaborators, including presentation of progress internally or externally.
  • Train and supervise post-doctoral fellows and technical staff.
  • You will have the unique possibility to drive research towards a novel cancer diagnostics and therapy at the interface of science and translation to the clinic and publish high-impact journals.
  • This position allows a Staff Scientist to submit grants to various private and federal organizations.

Qualifications: Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:

  • PhD and/or MD/PhD
  • Evidence of first or senior author peer-reviewed publications
  • Prior molecular, cancer biology and/or translational research experience and evidence of project development and supervision of post-doctoral fellows and technical staff
  • Prior evidence for any obtaining any grant funding and plans for seeking extramural grant funding within 1-3 years of joining

Visa Candidate Considered: Yes

Base Salary - This is a hourly paid position (perm), target pat range: $33.00/hr-$73.94/hr


Benefits - None

Relocation Assistance Available - YesCommission Compensation - NoBonus Eligible - NoOvertime Eligible - NoInterview Travel Reimbursed - No


2+ to 5 years experience

Seniority Level - Associate

Management Experience Required - No

Minimum Education - Professional Degree

Willingness to Travel - Never

Someone who has at least 3 yrs. of Post Doc exp. and motivation to possibly move into faculty role one day.