Research Scientist (Pharmacology)

Posted 4 days ago by VRS Recruitment
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Fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic PhD/ MSc graduate to join the Pharmacology department of a leading pharmaceutical organisation.


  • Conduct target-based screening and mechanism of action studies for small molecule & antibody-based drug discovery projects supporting immunity & inflammation therapeutic areas
  • Develop & conduct a range of cellular ligand- receptor binding & fluorescent-based screening assays
  • Drive project progression, review data and troubleshoot technical issues


  • PhD (or MSc with significant experience) in Pharmacology, Biochemistry, or related degree
  • Practical experience performing cell-based activity or binding assays e.g., flow cytometry, high-content screening, imaging etc.
  • Excellent assay development & troubleshooting experience
  • An ability to effectively communicate & present scientific data
  • Research experience in the area of Immunity & Inflammation is highly advantageous

Apply to VRS today!

Please note: this position is initially offered on a 12-month fixed term contract with realistic potential to extend.

Key Words: Pharmaceutical, Research, Biology, Pharmacology, In Vitro, Immunology, Immunity, Inflammation, Autoimmunue, Therapeutic, NCEs, NBEs, High-throughput Screening, Cell-based, Flow Cytometry, High Content Screening, Report Cell Assays, Cell Culture, Primary Cell Isolation, Cell lines, Cell Biology, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, London, Oxford, Reading Slough, VRS7093CR

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