Senior Immunologist I

Highly Competitive Salary
Sep 29, 2016
Oct 27, 2016
Nisha Patel
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity with a rapidly expanding pharmaceutical company that focuses on developing therapeutics from the human gut microbiome, which is based in Aberdeen, Scotland.

I am looking for a Senior Immunologist I to join the research team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide scientific expertise and leadership to the proprietary MicroRx platform, for the early discovery of new LBPs in novel therapeutic areas.
  • Involves characterising immunological responses to human intestinal microbes using targeted in vitro screening assays.
  • Require proven expertise in a range of immunological techniques, especially in analysing cellular and molecular responses to bacteria, and the proven ability to translate these skills into robust and reliable data.
  • Write up results in the form of reports and publications, present research outcomes at meetings, and generate intellectual property

Experience / Qualification Required:

  • A PhD with relevant post-doctoral or industry experience (>3-4 years) in immunology or a related discipline
  • Solid experience in a range of in vitro and in vivo immunology techniques and proven expertise in immunological assay development
  • Experience with primary cell culture, co-culture assays and 3D tissue models
  • Thorough understanding of the gut microbiome and host-microbe interactions
  • Highly motivated and innovative with the ability to work independently and integrate into a multidisciplinary team of microbiologists and molecular biologists
  • Good organisational and communication skills proven by previous line management and supervision experience

The role offers a very competitive compensation package. For more information regarding this fantastic new opportunity, please get in touch with Nisha Patel ASAP!


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