Pfizer Scientist, In Vivo Modeling in Cambridge, Massachusetts
To collaborate with Pfizer Target Sciences and Research Unit scientists and Investigative partners to develop and execute animal models of disease and provide non-invasive imaging (micro-CT, echocardiography, IVIS and FMT and elastography etc) and other scientific methods support to advance the Pfizer portfolio.
Collaborate with Pfizer Research Unit scientists and Investigative Partners to develop and execute animal models of disease.
Independently perform in vivo and other scientific studies utilizing a variety of techniques and non-invasive imaging technologies (micro-CT, echocardiography, IVIS and FMT and elastography etc) in support of the Pfizer therapeutic portfolio.
Ensure flawless animal care and welfare in conducting research studies through study.
Design and implementation and championing the "3Rs" principles.
Work with research project teams to define study needs and to interpret and report study results.
Liaise with the Research Unit scientists and other investigative partners to best utilize Global Science and Technology (GST) resources to support the therapeutic portfolio.
Produce study reports, posters, presentations, and other project communications, and contribute to manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals.
Develop new techniques and technologies for in vivo research and operate and maintain laboratory equipment.
Participate in group, departmental, and Pfizer teams for improving process or other organizational endeavors.
May be required to follow one of the subsequent: the United States Department of Agriculture Animal Welfare Act and associated Regulations and Standards, the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, Good Laboratory Practices, Public Health Service Policy and/or AAALAC accreditation standards.
BS/BA in biology or related field required.
Minimum 3-5 years' experience in scientific research.
Independent study conducts and proficiency in multiple laboratories and in vivo techniques.
Experience in directing and conducting studies and project team reporting
Has contributed to manuscripts and reports and made internal presentations.
Familiarity with one or several biomedical imaging modalities such as echocardiography, elastography, micro-CT, optical imaging (IVIS FMT,) and other methods.
Applicant should have functional knowledge of Microsoft Office
Master's degree in related field.
3-5 years' experience in a drug discovery setting.
Other Job Details:
- Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus
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