Contract: Permanent, full time
Please be advised that this advert will remain open until the position is filled so we will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis.
Cancer Research UK's Therapeutic Discovery Laboratories (CRUK-TDL), is the in-house CRUK drug discovery unit with a principal focus on establishing and prosecuting biologically-themed multi-project alliances with industrial partners. Based at the Babraham Research Campus, Cambridge, and the London Bioscience Innovation Centre, TDL comprises over 80 staff from both industrial and academic backgrounds.
We bring together the best minds in basic and clinical cancer research, the diligence and drive of pharmaceutical and biotech companies, and our in-house drug discovery and Alliance management capabilities to deliver breakthrough medicines for cancer patients.
Our laboratories house the personnel and equipment to progress projects from initial hypothesis through to selection of candidate drugs for regulatory development. We couple this with a deep understanding of academic and industrial drivers, enabling us to build alliances that satisfy the curiosity of basic research and the rigour of drug discovery.
What will I be doing?
We are currently recruiting for a Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics (DMPK) Scientist to join our Cambridgeshire site on the Babraham Research Campus. The position provides the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment, making a practical and intellectual contribution within Oncology drug discovery.
What skills are you looking for?
We are seeking a scientist with a broad understanding of DMPK to work within a multidisciplinary drug discovery environment. The laboratory-based position involves conducting bioanalysis, in vitro ADME assays and pharmacokinetic analysis relevant to understanding the metabolism and disposition of potential drug candidates.
Help us bring forward the day when all cancers are cured through your…
BSc/MSc or equivalent in a Life Sciences discipline
Strong Industrial pharmaceutical laboratory experience in drug discovery
Previous experience of conducting bioanalysis
Good time management skills
Proven ability to form close and effective relationships with colleagues at all levels
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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Keywords: DMPK, ADME, bioanalysis, pharmacokinetics, in vitro assays, drug metabolism, LC/MS/MS.
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