AbbVie Associate Scientist II/ Scientist I, Pharmacology in Worcester, Massachusetts
Associate Scientist II/ Scientist I, Pharmacology
USA, Massachusetts, Worcester
Research & Development
We are seeking a motivated and creative scientist with a background in Immunology/pre-clinical Pharmacology to work in a cross-functional team environment. This person will work in drug discovery in multi-functional teams and delivery high quality data to advance pipeline programs.
Independently conduct experiments in pre-clinical animal models of immunological disease with a focus on gastrointestinal disorders
Troubleshoot/establish in vivo models of autoimmune disease
Engage colleagues in cross-functional scientific discussion, critically analyze and present experimental data to small and large groups
Use of electronic notebook to maintain records
Position will be hired based on level of experience.
BS/MS in Immunology, pharmacology, or related field with 3+ (BS), or 0+ (MS) years of relevant experience
Demonstrate innovation, strong problem solving, analytical skills and be a team player.
Competency in all aspects of rodent handling and treatment
IP, SC, PO, IV dosing of mice and rats
Understanding of data analysis software: excel, prism, powerpoint
Experience with models of intestinal inflammation is a plus
Strong communication, organizational and collaborative skills.
BS in Immunology, pharmacology, or related field with 5+ years of relevant experience
MS in Immunology, pharmacology, or related field with 3+ years of relevant experience
Key Leadership Competencies:
Builds strong relationships with peers and cross functionally with partners outside of team to enable higher performance.
Learns fast, grasps the "essence" and can change course quickly where indicated.
Raises the bar and is never satisfied with the status quo.
Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.
Embraces the ideas of others, nurtures innovation and manages innovation to reality.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Job Type: Experienced