Scientist, in vivo pharmacology

Full Time
Boston, MA

Description: QLB Bio is seeking a highly motivated in vivo pharmacology scientist with expertise in the area of immune oncology. He/she will play a key role in the development of models of cancer and evaluating new drug candidates. The successful candidate will be an energetic self-starter, adept at multi-tasking, with critical problem-solving abilities.


  • Design and execution of in vivo studies, standardization of in vivo models, and development and characterization of new models to support project advancement as necessary.
  • Establish complex PK/PD/efficacy models and design for the molecular target of interest.
  • Design and execution of in vivo toxicology studies.
  • Documentation, analysis and interpretation of experiments for the evaluation of pre-clinical candidates as potential therapeutic agents.
  • Written and verbal presentation of results within a multidisciplinary team environment.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.


  • PhD or MS is required in immunology, oncology, pharmacology or related life sciences.


  • At least 3 years’ industry experience or equivalent in academia in pharmacology.


  • Industry experience with in vivo models selection and evaluation, standardization of models, design of PK/PD studies, hands-on expertise in orthotopic models is a plus.
  • Strong animal handling skills and hands-on in vivo pharmacology skills, including cell line work, preparation of test compounds, dosing, blood and tissue collection for PK and PD biomarker analysis.
  • Experience in designing, implementing, and analyzing preclincical toxicology studies.
  • Experience in histology and immunohistochemistry.
  • Works well both independently and as part of multiple collaborative teams.
  • Be highly accountable.



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