Research Scientist at IRBM – High-Throughput Biology and Screening – Translational Research Department – Ref. 162 B
January 28th, 2021 Position: Research Scientist at IRBM, High-Throughput Biology and Screening, Translational Research Department…
January 25, 2021
Position: Research Scientist at IRBM, Display Technologies Unit, Discovery Biology Department – Ref. 161 B
IRBM is a drug discovery and development company with a track record of success in accelerating and executing the translation of novel discoveries into clinically relevant therapeutic modalities, including small molecules, peptides and monoclonal antibodies. IRBM is headquartered in Pomezia (Rome), Italy and provides several integrated pre-clinical laboratory services across the entire drug discovery process, ranging from target validation to clinical candidate molecule selection. The company operates trough collaborations with a number of Pharmaceutical companies, Biotechs as well as research institutes and non-profit foundations working in a range of disease indications. IRBM is committed to the discovery and development of novel therapeutic agents that can help fight and cure diseases.
We are seeking for a talented and highly motivated scientist to join our Display Technologies Unit focusing on screening antibody and peptide phage display libraries and identifying candidate molecules. In this position, the candidate will contribute to the design, generation and use of libraries and will design and implement the screening methodologies to identify antibody and peptide therapeutics using phage display, as well as developing the functional in vitro and cell-based assays to confirm the binding and the biological properties of the selected molecules. She/he will work within a cross-functional research team, including experienced biochemists, bioengineers, bioinformaticians, and chemists and is expected design, plan and conduct, experiments independently in support of various research projects. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to developing novel methods and technologies: the ability to manage multiple projects in parallel, to communicate clearly and effectively and build open and collaborative relationships is essential
Required: Master’s degree in biology, biochemistry, bioengineering or related disciplines with at 5+ years relevant experience in academia or Biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry
Preferred Ph.D. in Ph.D. in Biological Science (Biochemistry, Protein Chemistry, Protein Engineering) or a related field with at least 2 years of relevant experience in experience in academia or Biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry.