BS/MS Senior Scientist, Ophthalmology

323221BR
USA

Job Description

196 million! That is how many people are affected globally by age-related macular degeneration (AMD), which is a leading cause of vision loss for older adults. As many as 11 million people in the United States have some form of AMD. This number is expected to double to nearly 22 million by 2050.

Help us reach more patients by joining the Ophthalmology in vitro AMD group, an early stage drug discovery team focused on understanding and exploiting the molecular mechanisms of novel AMD targets for discovery, characterization and optimization of AMD therapeutics.
We are seeking a highly motivated, creative and collaborative molecular and cellular biologist to join our team in a hands-on role to discover the next generation of innovative AMD treatments.
Your responsibilities include, but not be limited to:
•Independently conceive and execute experiments and enable validation of novel therapeutic concepts to increasingly lead to "go" or "no go" decisions.
•Document, analyze, and interpret experiments, present results within a multidisciplinary project teams, and use data to generate new hypotheses.
•Bring in relevant technologies to support projects/efforts
•Contribute to group organization, productivity, and expertise through collaboration, training and idea exchange
•Maintain effective communication within a cross-functional team.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum Requirements

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.
NIBR
OPHTHALMOLOGY
USA
Cambridge, MA
Research & Development
Full Time
Regular
No
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323221BR

BS/MS Senior Scientist, Ophthalmology

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