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Astellas is announcing a Senior Research Associate, Incubation
Lab opportunity at their Astellas Innovation Management (AIM) site
in Cambridge, MA.
Senior Research Associate of Incubation Lab (I-Lab) in AIM is
responsible for supporting to create and advance early stage
research programs in line with the I-lab strategy. One of the key
roles of Senior Research Associate in I-Lab is to build research
plan and to conduct experiment under the direction of leaders.
Other key role of Senior Research Associate in I-lab is to connect
with third parties (Academia, BV, CRO, etc.) and support the
collaboration with them under the direction of leaders to
accelerate network type drug discovery research.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
* To establish research plans to support to create and advance
early stage programs under the discussion with internal leaders. *
To conduct internal research by performing the experiments and
analytical procedures through implementing the latest techniques. *
To communicate multiple types of third party (Academia, BN, CRO,
etc.) and support some portion of the collaboration under the
discussion with internal leaders. * To communicate and collaborate
with internal functions under the discussion with internal leaders.
* To conduct lab management works. * May lead some aspect of a
project in a small lab group. * To provide good presentation based
on the written and oral communication skills.
* Support to enrich and advance internal early stage
* The Senior Research Associate reports to Senior Director, Head
* BS over five (5) years and MS over three (3) years * Knowledge
and expertise on molecular biology and/or pharmacology * Good
communication skill that can facilitate the relationship with
internal colleagues and external (potential) partners
* Knowledge and expertise on Drug toxicology, DMPK, development
* Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance * Generous Paid Time Off
options, including Vacation and Sick time, plus national holidays
including year-end shut down * 401(k) match and annual company
contribution * Company paid life insurance * Annual Corporate Bonus
and Quarterly Sales Incentive for eligible positions * Long Term
Incentive Plan for eligible positions * Referral bonus program
Astellas is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects
of employment. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected