Research scientist - Neuroimmunologist

  • Kelly Services
  • Le Vaud, VD, Switzerland
  • 15/05/2020
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Job Description

ORT Le Vaud



GEHALT Négociable

DISZIPLIN Wissenschaft,


For our client, a biopharmaceutical company localized in Switzerland, we are looking for a:

RESEARCH SCIENTIST, Neuroimmunologist

Permanent position - 100%


  • Development and validation of cellular assays of neuro-immune interactions to assess the activity of small molecules or biologicals with output measures relevant to pro- and anti-inflammatory events
  • Design and coordination of animal studies in models of neurodegeneration and neuroinflammation
  • Hands-on research support for the biology teams
  • Oversight of one or more laboratory technicians
  • Creating working instructions and standard operating procedures
  • Ensuring regulatory compliance in data documentation
  • Data presentation at international scientific conferences
  • Writing of internal reports and scientific publications


  • PhD training in neuroscience, immunology, biochemistry, molecular biology
  • Minimum of 2 years of postdoctoral experience in the field of neuroimmunology, previous experience in biopharmaceutical industry is an advantage
  • Hands-on experiences with animal models of neurodegeneration/neuroinflammation
  • Proficient in immunohistochemical and biochemical analysis of human and animal-derived tissue
  • Demonstrated track record of development and validation of screening assays
  • Strong expertise in cellular and molecular biology
  • Excellent capabilities in work organization and data documentation
  • Demonstrated curiosity, initiative, problem-solver, analytical and planning skills and open and pro-active attitude
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English are a must