Scientist

Organization
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Job Location
Tarrytown, NY
Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated scientist to join our Pain, Addiction and Neurology Department, devoted to the discovery and development of novel therapeutics for CNS neurological disorders. The scientist will work on target research and validation in CNS especially in neurodegenerative disease area. The scientist will provide scientific and technical support in the discovery, characterization, and preclinical development of novel products targeting human CNS disorders especially Alzheimer's disease.

Responsibilities:
Design and conduct experiments to validate the target and study the molecular mechanism underlying Alzheimer's disease utilizing molecular and cellular methods, neural culture techniques, and animal models of human disease
Provide support on immunization preparation; cellular assay development and optimization; and in vivo model development and validation for the CNS projects
Assist in technology development and improvement on drug delivery into the brain
Perform advanced data analysis as well as trouble shooting under minimal supervision.
Keep up-to-date and well-organized records of experiments
Communicate and report study findings at the meetings

Requirements

The qualified candidate will have a PhD in Biology with a background in the field of Neuroscience with approximately 1-2 years of relevant post-doctoral experience.
Candidate should have solid understanding of mechanisms on neurodegenerative disease especially Alzheimer's disease.
It is essential that the successful candidate enjoys bench science and should be able to work independently with minimal supervision.
Candidate should be highly proficient in biochemical/molecular or cellular biology methods. Prior experience in the research using animal models of human CNS disease and neural culture techniques is also preferred.

The successful candidate must be self-driven, team orientated and productive with proven scientific problem-solving ability and strong interpersonal skills. The candidate must be highly organized and have excellent communication skills.

This position will require the individual to pass a physical before beginning employment.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron’s unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About Our Organization

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron markets medicines for eye diseases, colorectal cancer, and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including hypercholesterolemia, oncology, rheumatoid arthritis, allergic asthma, and atopic dermatitis.

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