Senior Research Associate (In Vivo)
OncoPep Inc, is an early clinical-stage biotechnology company (Cambridge, MA) focused on developing immunotherapeutics (specifically peptide-based cancer vaccines and non-engineered T cells for the treatment of cancer). The Company’s lead drug candidate is PVX-410, an HLA-restricted, multi-peptide vaccine targeting tumor antigens overexpressed in hematologic and solid tumors. To date, PVX-410 has been evaluated in Phase 1 trials evaluating safety and immunogenicity in patients with Multiple Myeloma (MM) and Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) and is currently in a Phase 2 clinical trial for TNBC.
We are looking to expand our Research team by recruiting a Senior Research Associate to primarily work with in vivo tumor models and be responsible for validating the in vivo pharmacology and therapeutic pipeline developed by the company. We are seeking a candidate passionate about driving high-impact projects for our target discovery program. This candidate will be expected to perform routine in vivo pharmacology studies (including tumor growth kinetics, test tolerability, anti-tumor efficacy, biodistribution, pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic, and immunogenicity studies). They will work with others across teams and functions in a highly collaborative atmosphere. This role will require broad knowledge of current concepts in cancer immunology and associated areas.
What are we offering?
Work Environment: This is a fast-growing organization which requires independence, strong communication skills and transparency, flexibility, a hands-on attitude, and willingness to tackle multi-disciplinary challenges. Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally is required; it is anticipated that this will be 10 % of work time.
Physical Demands: The physical demands are representative of an office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EEO & EMPLOYMENT ELIGIBILITY
OncoPep is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. OncoPep also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of applicable law.
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