Senior / Principal Scientist Toxicology

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Senior / Principal Scientist Toxicology

About – This position requires extensive expertise in toxicology to help the Translational Research Team with their goal to create novel non-viral gene therapies.


  • Provide strategic and scientific leadership to the translational research team to guide the toxicology strategy for the drug candidates in the pipeline.
  • Responsible for the GLP and non-GLP toxicology study design and interpretation.
  • Evaluation of potential targets for possible toxicological liabilities
  • Review and resolve any issues with translational safety aspects of the study designs, reports, or regulatory submissions.
  • Collaborate and manage external CROs and collaborators to support preclinical studies.


  • PhD in Toxicology, Pharmacology or related field.
  • At least 5 years of industry experience, with extensive expertise in toxicology. Experience working within the cell or gene therapy space is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated experience working with Non-Human Primate models and with GLP compliant toxicology studies.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with extensive experience relaying relevant information efficiently to scientific peers and senior leadership teams.
  • Proven ability to work well both within a team and independently.

Why apply?

The role is a great opportunity to have a significant impact in a collaborative team and play an integral role the creation of non-viral gene therapies by driving translational toxicology strategy.

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