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Animal Research Scientist
Ref No.: 17-01512
Location: Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 11/15/2017 to 05/14/2018
ANIMAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST
LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ


Project Description:
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting in vivo studies to support early and late-stage programs in the area of immuno-oncology small molecules.
  • This position requires hands on experience with many of the following techniques: rodents via oral gavage, intraperitoneal, subcutaneous, intravenous, intratumoral, intramuscular; blood draws via retro orbital, tail vessel micro-sampling, cardiac puncture, submandibular; peritoneal lavage; animal randomization, tumor implants, tumor measurements via caliper, tissue harvest, antibody and small molecule drug preparation.

Required Skills:
  • Scientist with a BS or MS in the areas of Biology, Animal Science, Biotechnology or a related field, with a minimum of 3 years postgraduate working experience.
  • Hands-on experience with mouse syngeneic tumor models, intratumoral dosing a plus
  • Previous pharmaceutical/biotech research experience and familiarity with small molecule drug discovery would be an advantage but not a requirement.
  • Experience in GraphPad Prism 7, E-Workbook Suite (Biobook), MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint a plus.
  • Evidence of good communication skills and some tangible successes in academic or drug discovery research are considered key qualifications.
  • The ideal candidate will be able to work independently and possess skills sufficient for executing and interpreting in vivo studies.
  • Flexibility and a willingness to work as a member of a larger, cross-functional team is key. 

This 6+ month position starts ASAP.

Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Patrick: patrick@alphaconsulting.com

ALPHA'S REQUIREMENT #17-01512
MUST BE ELIGIBLE TO WORK IN THE U.S. AS AN HOURLY W2 EMPLOYEE