Opportunities

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Description and Responsibilities

Morphic Therapeutic is currently seeking a Research Associate with strong in vivo skills. The candidate will work cross-functionally within the organization to contribute to the areas of immunology, fibrosis, and oncology. The candidate is expected to be multi-tasking and able to execute complex experiments with strong attention to detail under daily supervision. The candidate should be highly motivated, creative and flexible, possess strong experimental and technical research skills, have excellent communication skills, and collaborate effectively in a team environment. The responsibilities of the candidate include but are not limited to:

  • Play a major role in executing in vivo experiments in rodent models
  • Perform analytical work for samples from animals
  • Prepare basic data independently and present for internal company meetings.

Qualifications

Education:

B.Sc. degree with a minimum of 1-3 years of experience in academic, biotech, or pharmaceutical industry

Required qualifications and skills:

  • Strong in vivo skills including routine animal handling, dosing, and relevant in vivo assays
  • Experience in surgical techniques and proficient with necropsy
  • Demonstrated ability for multi-tasking and high productivity
  • Fast learner and show curiosity in new techniques

Preferred skills:

  • Familiarity in rodent models for immunology, fibrosis, and/or oncology
  • Analytical skills for plasma and tissue samples

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Description and Responsibilities

Morphic Therapeutic is currently seeking a Senior Research Associate or Associate Scientist with strong in vitro skills for fibrosis research. The candidate will work cross-functionally within the organization to contribute to antifibrotic drug discovery. The candidate is expected to design and perform in vitro experiments in the laboratory in support of programs. The candidate should be highly motivated, multitasking, creative and flexible, possess strong experimental and technical research skills, have excellent communication skills, and collaborate effectively in a team environment. The responsibilities of the candidate include but are not limited to:

  • Establish in vitro cell-based assays independently for anti-fibrotic compound evaluations
  • Design and conduct mechanism of action studies for targets of interest
  • Analyze experimental results and accurately extract information from the data for presentations to peers and management
  • Contribute knowledge and expertise for assays beyond fibrosis

Qualifications

Education:

B.Sc. degree with a minimum of 5 years of research experience or M.Sc. degree with a minimum of 3 years of research experience in biotech or pharmaceutical industry

Required qualifications and skills:

  • Strong skills in developing and optimizing high quality in vitro assays esp. cell-based functional assays;
  • Strong skills in molecular biology, and RNA and protein quantifications
  • Proficient in primary cell preparation and culture
  • Experience in mechanism of action studies
  • Proven track record to work independently in planning, executing, and analyzing experiments
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of advances of various technologies for in vitro assays
  • Display a complete understanding of scientific principles underlying research

Preferred skills:

  • Experience and knowledge in fibrosis, TGFβ, and/or integrins

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