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Director in Molecular Pharmacology
Genomics-based drug discovery company, South San Francisco, California, USA
This person will manage a group of 25+ scientists engaged in the development and implementation of a range of cell-based assays required for supporting small molecule lead validation and optimization. The position involves coordination and prioritization of the group's activities to meet discovery goals, strategic guidance and scientific leadership regarding development of new assays and implementation of new technologies and effective management of the departmental budget.
It is required that this person have a PhD and 10+ years post graduate
experience. They most have significant industry experience (6-7 years) in
the small molecule drug discovery arena and an excellent grasp of cell-based
assay development and in vitro pharmacology, strong background in oncology
and/or metabolic diseases. The Vice President who this position reports to
have a preference for folks who have done research in either Nuclear Hormone
Receptors or Lipid Regulation.
This person needs to be close to the nuts and bolts of Lead Optimization with deep experience in driving SARs and compounds to milestones.
This position is located in South San Francisco, CA.
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