Candidate is expected to lead drug discovery programs in immune-related diseases.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Lead effort to research, validate and propose novel drug targets for immune-related diseases (including but not limited to autoimmune diseases and immune-oncology).
Lead novel drug discovery programs from target validation to reach the milestone of approval of preclinical candidates.
Identify, establish and maintain relationship with major CRO companies, research institutes and KOLs to leverage external resources to support internal programs.
Education or Experience:
Ph.D. in immunology / oncology / metabolic diseases or related disciplines
5+ years of experience in R&D industry.
Knowledge and skills:
Scientific knowledge and research experience in immunology field with a strong track record of publication in peer reviewed journals.
Strong abilities in critically analyzing research articles and problem solving.
Self-motivated with strong desire for drug discovery is a must.
Excellent communication and leadership skills.