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Principle Scientist - San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Principle Scientist San Diego, CA**



We are looking for experienced and motivated biologist to join our Discovery Biology group to drive cutting-edge RNA editing drug discovery programs.



**Responsibilities:**




+ Provide scientific and strategic leadership to project teams to advance drug discovery programs.

+ Lead a team of internal scientists on experimental design, execution, integrated data analysis, and interpretation

+ Contribute to the advancement of programs by developing cell-based assays and by designing in vitro and in vivo studies that support the SAR studies and mechanistic understanding of the targets

+ Collaborate with the functional genomics team to propose and evaluate novel target opportunities

+ Work as part of multi-disciplinary drug discovery project teams to advance programs from validation to clinical candidate selection Interpret, summarize and present research findings at internal and external scientific meetings





**Qualifications:**




+ PhD or equivalent in Cell Molecular Biology or related discipline.

+ Expertise in gene therapy a plus 10+ years of relevant industry experience including as a project team lead/co-lead

+ Track record of productivity in drug research as demonstrated by publications in high impact peer-reviewed scientific journals

+ Experience leading drug discovery project teams in various stages including target discovery/validation, lead optimization to IND-enabling studies

+ Demonstrated experience in leading and supervising internal project teams as well as prior experience working with CROs or academic collaborators

+ Collaborative, team-oriented mindset with strong oral and written communication skills

+ Self-motivated, detail oriented and excellent problem-solving ability



**For immediate consideration, apply today! Contact Toni for further details - 714 454 8252 OR TONM369@kellyservices.com**




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-16

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