Posts tagged Career Options: Drug Development

Job Opportunity: Differentiation Scientist, Allen Institute for Cell Science, Seattle, WA

Kim Petrie
December 7, 2016

The goal of the Allen Institute for Cell Science is to understand cell behaviors in their normal, pathological, and regenerative contexts. The Institute, located in a new facility on South Lake Union in Seattle, Washington, will employ a multi-disciplinary team approach to generate novel cellular reagents, models, and databases that are informed by and open to the community.

It's Symposium time! 2016 brings Careers in Industry.

This year, the BRET Office of Career Development is excited to welcome research and development professionals in industry. The unique perspectives, as well as practical tips about applying to jobs in industry, will be helpful to explore as well as strategize a career in industry.

Beyond the Lab: Nuruddeen Lewis, Drug Discovery

Kate Stuart
April 8, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  Today we highlight Nuruddeen Lewis, PhD, Scientist, Cellular and Translational Immunology group, EMD Serono. Dr. Lewis spoke at a PhD Career Connections seminar in November, 2014, and we were glad to meet with him for an interview for Beyond the Lab!

Apply now for the ASCB short course on Managing Science in the Biotech Industry

Kim Petrie
March 12, 2015

The American Society of Cell Biology will again be offering a 2015 course for PhD students and postdocs called Managing Science in the Biotech Industry: An Intensive Course for Students and Postdocs. The course will be held July 12-24, 2015, at the Keck Graduate Institute in California. The course will introduce PhD scientists to the culture and infrastructure of life sciences companies and to the competencies needed to thrive in industry.

Job Posting: Scientific Project Manager, Drug Discovery and Development

Kate Stuart
November 24, 2014

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has an exciting opportunity for a new Scientific Project Manager for the Blueprint Neurotherapeutics Network (BPN), a ‘virtual pharma' organization enabling scientists around the world to develop novel drugs for nervous system disorders (http://neuroscienceblueprint.nih.gov/bpdrugs/index.htm). This program spans 15 NIH Institutes and Centers that support neuroscience research and represents a radically different way of doing business at the NIH.

Job Posting: Scientific Project Manager, Epilepsy Drug Discovery, NINDS

Kate Stuart
November 24, 2014

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has an exciting opportunity for a new Scientific Project Manager for the Anticonvulsant Screening Program (ASP), a National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)-funded program for evaluating new drugs in preclinical models for their potential in treating epilepsy disorders. Researchers from academia and industry in the U.S. and abroad submit compounds to the ASP, and screening is performed at a contract facility on a blinded and confidential basis and at no cost to the ASP participant.

Job Posting: Principal Scientist, Immunotherapy, Merck

Kate Stuart
June 4, 2014

Principal Scientist – Immunotherapy-BIO003954 Description Merck is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and consumer health products, as well as animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

ASCB offering a biotech course for PhD students and postdocs

Kim Petrie
December 19, 2013

The American Society of Cell Biology will be offering a 2014 course for PhD students and postdocs called Managing Science in the Biotech Industry: An Intensive Course for Students and Postdocs. The course will be held June 16-27 at the Keck Graduate Institute in California. The course will introduce PhD scientists to the culture and infrastructure of life sciences companies and to the competencies needed to thrive in industry.

Applications open for Visiting Scientist Fellowship Program at Eli Lilly

Kim Petrie
December 4, 2013

Applications are now being accepted for the Eli Lilly 2014 Visiting Scientist Fellowship Program, which offers unique training opportunities in regulatory affairs, health outcomes, project management, product planning, or clinical development.

Just in from LinkedIn: Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities in Industry

Kim Petrie
November 18, 2013

Did you know that companies often post job or postdoctoral fellowship opportunities via social media outlets like LinkedIn? Here are three recent industry postdoctoral fellowship opportunities posted to the LinkedIn pages of major biotech firms. Click on the job title to visit the company's LinkedIn posting for more information: Research Scientists, Postdoctoral Scientists - Boston Biomedical, Inc.

2013 Career Symposium presentations are now posted online

Kim Petrie
October 23, 2013

If you missed the 2013 BRET Career Symposium, Influencing Human Health with Your PhD Degree, the presentations are now available to view online at https://medschool.vanderbilt.edu/career-symposium2013/agenda. You can view the presentations by clicking on the speaker name. The Symposium speakers addressed careers ranging from global health to drug development, and they included: Linda Distlerath, Senior Counselor, Worldwide Health Practice, APCO Worldwide

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