South San Francisco
California, United States of America
We are seeking an Associate Scientist in the Oncology Biomarker Development group. We seek a highly motivated and capable associate scientist to contribute to biomarker research efforts in support of Genentech’s drug development pipeline in cancer immunotherapy (CIT).
The successful candidate is expected to design and execute laboratory experiments, manage collaborations to generate data regarding disease biology and play a role in reviewing and assessing the relevance of available biomarker data from clinical studies to develop scientific questions and testable hypotheses. He/ She will have excellent oral and written communication skills, participate and contribute to team meetings, work in a collaborative environment and have flexibility in order to focus on high priority goals of the department and program teams. The candidate will have evidence of strong writing skills and significant scientific contributions, such as first authorship on peer-reviewed manuscripts.
Scope of position:
This position is in the Oncology Biomarker Development (OBD) department within the Development Sciences Division of Genentech Research and Early Development. The successful candidate will be responsible for biomarker research efforts supporting one or more molecules and diseases for Cancer Immunotherapy. The scope of biomarker activities will span predictive, pharmacodynamic, prognostic biomarkers, surrogate response markers of efficacy to better understand mechanisms of action, response and resistance. The candidate will be responsible for contributing to Genentech research into the immunobiology of cancer, generating insights, performing hypothesis testing and target validation and discovery.
A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.
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