The Agenus Immuno-modulatory Drug Discovery group (Lexington, MA) is seeking an experienced and highly talented and motivated senior research associate to contribute to the team's efforts of characterizing immunotherapeutic drug candidates aiming to advance research stage programs into early clinical development.
The successful candidate will have primary responsibilities to identify and characterize novel therapeutic targets and antibody-based cancer immunotherapies directed at these targets. He/she has strong analytical skills and is expected to work independently in designing, performing, and interpreting immunology-based assays. The selected candidate will provide clear and concise data summaries for technical reports, laboratory protocols, presentations and communication with collaboration partners. The position offers the successful candidate exciting opportunities to develop skills and gain expertise in immuno-oncology as part of an innovative and collaborative team committed to discover, develop, and deliver novel medicines for the treatment of cancer.
The candidate is expected to have a MS or PhD degree in immunology, cancer biology or a related field with a minimum of 3-7 years (MS) or 2-4 years (PhD) of experience, respectively. We are seeking candidates that have: