Jobs

Biochemist

Employer

Cognition Therapeutics, Inc.

Location

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Contact

Laura Lash, Human Resources, llash@cogrx.com

Description

The candidate will be a key contributor to a scientific research team developing cutting-edge assay methodology for neurodegenerative protein targets. Responsibilities include development of analytical methodology for characterization of oligomeric proteins implicated in neurodegeneration, protein production for screening execution, statistical data analysis, studies of compound mechanism of action, and assay development. Candidate will work with internal team members, contribute to scientific publications and NIH grant applications, and academic collaborators and travel to scientific meetings to present company results.

Requirements

  • Ph.D. in biochemistry, plus five years experience (industry experience a plus).
  • Background in neurobiology, pharmacology and biochemistry of target proteins implicated in neurodegeneration.
  • Technical expertise in quantitative protein biochemistry techniques (e.g., Westerns and gel filtration) and cell culture techniques.
  • Excellent teamwork, communication, and analytical skills.