$150K — $200K *
Summary of Position:
Scholar Rock is seeking an outstanding individual to join our team in discovering and developing novel biologic therapies. You will provide immunology and I/O experience to the Discovery Biology team, lead/co-lead early exploratory and discovery research programs and support late stage and clinical programs in a matrixed organization. This position requires a highly motivated and enthusiastic scientist with hands-on expertise in taking novel target ideas from exploratory stage to preclinical development . The successful candidate must demonstrate a high level of autonomy, initiative and decision making.
Lead immunology and I/O efforts within Discovery Biology group
Initiate, manage and lead discovery research programs to identify antibody therapeutics for immunology and immune-oncology related targets
Support existing TGFb I/O clinical program(s) providing preclinical pharmacology to aid in indication expansion efforts.
Contribute to defining scientific strategy for new target discovery within immunology and I/O therapeutic areas, including understanding mechanisms of CPI resistance
Design and execute in vivo pharmacology studies in mouse tumor models using CROs
Develop and perform assays that support in vivo studies and in vitro screening activities
Manage and mentor a team of both scientists and research associates
Work collaboratively with translational scientists to support patient selection strategies and identify biomarker response signatures.
Communicate overall strategy of the projects to others including senior leadership
Prepare reports to support regulatory filings
PhD degree in a scientific discipline with 8+ years of experience in drug discovery, including demonstrated leadership of biology and discovery project teams in the biotechnology industry.
A solid background in cellular and/or molecular immunobiology with experience running and characterizing syngeneic and xenograft mouse tumor models.
Experience supporting identification of development candidates and a strong record of leading programs to candidate nomination and beyond.
Comfort with managing and prioritizing multiple projects simultaneously.
Strong track record of publications in the field.
Demonstrated prior supervisory experience and strong team leadership skills.
Detail-oriented as well as being able to see the big picture
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. The successful candidate will be able to clearly and effectively present scientific data and concepts to a wide range of audiences both internally and externally.
Valid through: 11/2/2021
$200K — $250K *
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