Sanofi Group Senior Scientist, Gene Therapy Research, Rare and Neurologic Diseases Therapeutic Area in Framingham, Massachusetts
We are seeking a Senior Scientist to join the Gene Therapy Research Cluster and play a role in discovering and developing AAV based therapeutic strategies for muscular, including neuromuscular genetic diseases, to provide transformative benefit to patients. Candidate will be a creative, self-motivated individual to join our multidisciplinary team of scientists focused on translating early research initiatives to the clinic.
Specifically, the remit of the candidate will be to :
Contribute to the identification and development of programs targeting muscular diseases using AAV gene therapy vectors.
Develop and maintain a culture of teamwork, and collaboration.
Possess strong presentation and communication skills, and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment will be vital.
PhD in Cell or Molecular Biology, or related discipline.
The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3 years of post doctoral experience.
Candidates with extensive experience in muscle biology are preferred.
Experience in establishing preclinical cell-based disease assays preferred.
Demonstrated experience and expertise with both in vitro and in vivo studies.
Strong track record of peer-reviewed publications supporting their research programs.
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to work in a team oriented environment.
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