Research Scientist


Cognition Therapeutics, Inc.


Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


Laura Lash, Human Resources,


The candidate will be a key contributor to a scientific research team developing cutting-edge methodology for testing the effectiveness of therapeutics directed against neurodegenerative protein targets. Responsibilities include development of methodology for testing effectiveness and mechanism of action of neuroprotective therapeutics expected to produce cognitive improvement. Candidate will work with internal preclinical and clinical team members, contribute to scientific publications and NIH grant applications, interface with academic collaborators, and travel to scientific meetings to present company results.


  • Ph.D. in in vivo pharmacology, plus five years’ experience (industry experience a plus).
  • Background in neurobiology, pharmacology and biochemistry of target proteins implicated in neurodegeneration.
  • Technical expertise in in vivo pharmacology techniques and cell culture techniques.
  • Excellent teamwork, communication, and analytical skills.