AIBIOS is a start-up company based in Tokyo, Japan. Focus on the development of a series of new oral drugs with the potential to restore the balance of the immune system for the treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, respiratory system and nervous system. We are looking for an aggressive and talented scientist / senior scientist to join our newly established R&D team in the Taiwan Business Office. The successful candidate will have an in-depth understanding of immunology, cell biology, molecular biology and other related disciplines such as mucosal immunology and tissue immunology, and master relevant experimental techniques.
Contribute to the early drug discovery process, from target identification to lead optimization, and work with project team to achieve assigned tasks.
Design, execute and analyze key biological experimental results.
Determine drug mechanisms of action, develop in vitro functional assays and in vivo or ex vivo drug efficacy model.
Identify biomarkers for patient stratification.
Participate, present, and contribute to team meetings and active in discussion in English and Chinese.
Contribute to grant/proposal writing and application with minimal help.
WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Experience with cellular and biochemical techniques, including FACS, ELISA, immuno-blotting, and immunofluorescence /immunohistochemistry are a must.
Experience with genome editing is a strong plus.
Excellent communication, organization, and technical writing skills in English and Chinese.
Able to work independently and capable to adapt to fast changing environment, strong problem-solving skills, ability to learn new skills.
Demonstrated track record of accomplishments and publications.
Two or more years’ experience in industry R&D is preferred.
A Ph.D degree in life science (immunology, microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, cellular biology, or related discipline)