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Associate Director, External Manufacturing

We’re looking for an individual to join us as Associate Director, External Manufacturing with a strong background in GMP manufacturing to contribute to building Obsidian’s CMC team.  In this role, you’ll work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders on CMC (internal) and CDMO/CMO (external) teams to oversee technology transfer and manufacturing of our engineered cell therapies. As part of our Technical Development, Manufacturing, and Quality department, you’ll be a vital part of a highly collaborative team working to achieve Obsidian’s vision by translating innovative science into medical breakthroughs for patients. More on the Associate Director position 


Associate Director, Quality Control

We’re looking for a scientist with a strong background in Quality Control and Assay Validation for cell and gene therapy programs to contribute to Obsidian’s external manufacturing oversight team where you’ll be a vital part of a highly collaborative individuals working to achieve Obsidian’s vision by translating innovative science into medical breakthroughs for patients. More on the Associate Director position.


Director, Process Development

We’re looking for a highly motivated leader with a strong background in viral vector/cell therapy process development to help drive the development of novel engineered tumor infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) products in our pipeline targeting cancer. As part of our Technical Development and Manufacturing (TD&M) department you will direct a highly collaborative process development team working to achieve Obsidian’s vision by translating innovative science into medical breakthroughs for patients, starting with our lead program cytoTIL15 engineered to make TILs more effective for more patients. More on the Director position.


Scientist/Sr. Scientist, Analytical Development
We’re looking for a highly motivated scientist with a strong background in viral vector analytical development to help drive the development of multiple cell therapy products in our pipeline targeting cancer. As part of our Technical Development and Manufacturing department you will be a vital part of a highly collaborative team working to achieve the Obsidian’s vision by translating innovative science into medical breakthroughs for patients, starting with our lead program cytoTIL15 engineered to make TILs more effective for more patients. More on the Scientist/Sr. Scientist position.
Senior/Principal Scientist, Cell Therapy Process Development

We’re looking for a highly motivated scientist with a strong background in cell therapy process development to help drive the development of multiple cell therapy products in our pipeline targeting cancer. As part of our Technical Development and Manufacturing department you will be a vital part of a highly collaborative team working to achieve Obsidian’s vision by translating innovative science into medical breakthroughs for patients, starting with our lead program cytoTIL15, engineered to make TIL (tumor infiltrating lymphocyte) treatment more effective for more patients. More on the Senior/Principal Scientist position.


Senior Research Associate/Associate Scientist, Cell Therapy

We’re looking for a talented, creative, collaborative, and flexible Associate Scientist to join the Cell Therapy team as a key contributor to preclinical research developing new pipeline candidates for cell therapies. You’ll be a vital part of a collaborative team working to achieve Obsidian’s vision by translating innovative science into meaningful medical breakthroughs for patients. More on the Sr. Research Associate/Associate Scientist position.


 

Director or Senior Director, Human Resources

Stoke Therapeutics (Nasdaq: STOK) is a biotechnology company dedicated to addressing the underlying cause of severe diseases by up-regulating protein expression with RNA-based medicines. Using the company’s proprietary TANGO (Targeted Augmentation of Nuclear Gene Output) approach, Stoke is developing antisense oligonucleotides (ASOs) to selectively restore protein levels. The company’s first compound, STK-001, is in clinical testing for the treatment of Dravet Syndrome, a severe and progressive genetic epilepsy. Dravet Syndrome is one of many diseases caused by a haploinsufficiency, in which a loss of ~50% of normal protein levels leads to disease. The company is pursuing treatment for a second haploinsufficient disease, Autosomal Dominant Optic Atrophy (ADOA), the most common inherited optic-nerve disorder. Stoke’s initial focus is haploinsufficiencies and diseases of the central nervous system and the eye, although proof of concept has been demonstrated in other organs, tissues, and systems, supporting the company’s belief in the broad potential for its proprietary approach. Stoke is headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts with offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Reporting to the Chief Human Resources Officer, the Director or Senior Director, Human Resources (Director/Senior Director) will collaborate with Stoke’s HR team to develop and lead new and expanding HR programs in domains including Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging and Management Development. The Director/Senior Director will provide strategic HR leadership and consultation to various Stoke client groups, with special focus on the Research & Preclinical Development organization based in Bedford, MA, and will work collaboratively with the HR team to define, build, and implement HR strategies and solutions that align with and enable both corporate and departmental goals. The Director/Senior Director will play an integral role in aligning people and business strategies while helping to ensure that Stoke attracts, develops, and retains high-quality talent and maintains a positive and effective culture of engagement and inclusion. More on the Director or Senior Director position.


Executive Director, Human Resources & Strategic Talent Management

Founded in 1861 to accelerate the nation’s industrial revolution, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is profoundly American. With ingenuity and drive, its graduates have invented fundamental technologies, launched new industries, and created millions of American jobs. At the same time, and without the slightest sense of contradiction, MIT is profoundly global. The Institute’s community gains tremendous strength as a magnet for talent from around the world. Through teaching, research, and innovation, MIT’s exceptional community pursues its mission of service to the nation and the world. Reporting to the Associate Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Resource Development (with dotted-line reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, Alumni Association) the Executive Director (ED) leads the Human Resources (HR) & Strategic Talent Management (STM) team that services both the MIT Alumni Association (AA) and Resource Development (RD). The ED develops and manages the strategy for the shared services enterprise, and works with both senior teams to attract quality employees, ensure their strategic engagement and growth, and guide their ongoing performance. The ED is responsible for building a world-class talent capability to support AA/RD's strategic initiatives and priorities. The following key priorities will be used to establish a strategic talent management program that represents best practices in the industry: identifying and developing leaders, developing successor talent, and providing strategic direction in the processes and practices associated with the development and retention of talent at all levels. The ED oversees the design, delivery, and implementation of programs and resources that advance the commitment of MIT/AA/RD in belonging, diversity, equity, and inclusion. The ED supervises the AA and RD HR/STM team. This position is hybrid, with a combination of on- campus and remote work. More on the Executive Director position.


Associate - Business Development and Strategy

ImmuneID aims to revolutionize therapeutic drug development by fingerprinting immune disease drivers. We are currently seeking a skilled Associate to join our strategy and business development team. Reporting to the Chief Business Officer, this person will play a critical role in the success of our current and future programs by contributing meaningful analysis to disease and market data, and by analyzing potential future partnerships with ImmuneID. ImmuneID offers the challenge and opportunity to work at an exciting, fast-moving biotechnology company. The right candidate will help ImmuneID make the best decisions about where to focus our business development efforts, and how to leverage our unique platform for maximum future potential. More on the Associate position.


Scientist/Senior Scientist, Computational Scientist/Cheminformatics

As a member of the Computational Chemistry group, this individual will be responsible for hit identification, hit-to-lead progression, and lead-optimization to enable new drug discovery programs at Remix.  The ideal candidate will have strong background in chemistry, cheminformatics, and molecular modeling. The candidate should be comfortable working with high dimensional datasets and providing structural insight to support screening campaigns and drug discovery programs. The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic scientist who can work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic innovative startup environment, and demonstrate creativity, flexibility, initiative, and independence. More information on the Scientist/Senior Scientist, Computational Scientist/Cheminformatics position.


Alliance Manager

Harvard University’s Office of Technology Development (OTD) is looking for an Alliance Manager to work with the Corporate Alliances group. The successful candidate will provide assistance with managing multi-program sponsored research alliances in the medical/biological sciences area that have been or will be created between Harvard OTD and pharmaceutical/biotech industry partners. The goal of Harvard’s Corporate Alliances team is to maximize the value of research alliances with industry by establishing collaborative research plans for the development of innovative biomedical/pharmaceutical technologies based on common research interests, and ensuring that relationships between Harvard faculty and industry partners remain aligned, collaborative and productive. More information on the Alliance Manager position.


Assistant/Tenure-Track Professor in Mechanical Engineering: Computational Fluid, Thermal, and Transport Systems

The Francis College of Engineering is searching for an outstanding candidate for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering with expertise in Computational Fluid, Thermal, and Transport Systems. The college includes 130 faculty members, over 30% of whom are women, and has over 3,000 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students. The University is located in the historic industrial city of Lowell, Massachusetts and serves the multicultural population of the Commonwealth. The College has been nationally recognized for its commitment to diversity by the American Society for Engineering Education. More information on the Asst./Tenure-Track Professor in Mechanical Engineering - Transport Systems position.


Chief Human Resources Officer

Pappas & Pappas is looking for a CHRO that will champion a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion. This role will oversee the planning of HR initiatives and programs, working closely with the HR team, the Chief Operating Officer, and key division leaders on the development, implementation, adoption, and adaptation of HR goals. The CHRO will hold direct responsibility for compliance, employment practices and policies, compensation and rewards, leadership development, and employee engagement. More information on the Human Resources position.


Senior Marketing Manager

SoftBank Robotics, the global leader in robotics and workplace task automation, is seeking a Senior Marketing Manager to join a fast-growing team that is making the future attainable today through artificial intelligence and robotics. The ideal candidate understands that automation is the next big technological shift -- comparable to the introduction of the smartphone -- and wants to be a part of the movement, helping clients successfully transform their businesses processes and teams through cutting-edge innovation. More information on the Senior Marketing Manager position.


Learning Technologist

Harvard is looking for a Teaching and Learning Lab (TLL) who supports and develops innovative and effective approaches, across modalities, to teaching and learning at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. The successful candidate will be passionate about exploring new technologies, solving complex problems, and using technologies in support of our strategic commitment to deliver high-quality educational experiences that transform lives across diverse communities of students. More information on the Learning Technologist position.


Cardiovascular Disease Scientist

Foresite Labs StealthCo are looking for a cardiovascular scientist familiar with atherosclerosis and vascular biology to join our multidisciplinary team to translate targets and pathways of interest derived through multiomic analyses. This individual will lead the development of novel in vivo pre-clinical models to explore targeting of the hematopoietic system to impact progression of atherosclerosis and other cardiovascular disorders. In addition, this individual can play a key role in collaborating with leading labs and institutions. This position is located at our laboratory headquarters in the San Francisco Bay Area.More information on the Cardiovascular Disease Scientist position.


Human Stem Cell Scientist

Foresite Labs StealthCo are looking for a stem cell biologist familiar with hematopoiesis to join our multidisciplinary team to translate targets and pathways of interest derived through multiomic analyses. This individual will lead the development of novel in vitro and in vivo pre-clinical models to explore hematopoietic systems targeting, in both malignant and non-malignant settings. In addition, this individual can play a key role in collaborating with leading labs and institutions. This position is located at our laboratory headquarters in the San Francisco Bay Area. More information on the Human Stem Cell Scientist position.


Global Regulatory Affairs, Medical Writing & Document Quality Lead

Rallybio is looking for someone responsible for overseeing all medical writing and document quality initiatives in support of Rallybio products across the pipeline. In this role, the employee will be responsible for ensuring the successful development of all writing and document quality deliverables managed by external writers and serve as the business owner for medical writing technologies. This individual will provide medical writing leadership for drug development programs, collaborating with cross-functional teams on the strategy and development of clinical and regulatory documents in support of submissions to global health authorities. More information on the Global Regulatory Affairs position.


Global Regulatory Affair Program Lead

Rallybio is looking for a talented, seasoned, and motivated regulatory affairs leader who will create and execute global regulatory strategies aimed at the most efficient regulatory pathway for a rare disease drug, including Orphan Drug, Fast Track and Breakthrough Therapy designations. This role involves collaboration with cross-functional project teams in planning development strategies and leading global regulatory submissions within the Rallybio portfolio. More information on the Program Lead position.


Global Clinical Operations Program Lead

Rallybio is looking for a talented and motivated clinical operations leader who will develop and execute global clinical operations strategies and build an operational framework to support multiple programs agnostic to indication or molecular moiety. This role involves collaboration with cross-functional project teams to define study specifications and achieve study milestones through operational feasibility. This individual will be the primary point of contact interfacing between functional groups, investigator sites, and vendors. More information on the Operations Program Lead position.


Human Stem Cell Scientist

Foresite Labs StealthCo is looking for a stem cell biologist familiar with hematopoiesis to join our multidisciplinary team to translate targets and pathways of interest derived through multiomic analyses. This individual will lead the development of novel in vitro and in vivo pre-clinical models to explore hematopoietic systems targeting, in both malignant and non-malignant settings. In addition, this individual can play a key role in collaborating with leading labs and institutions. This position is located at our laboratory headquarters in the San Francisco Bay Area. More information on the Human Stem Cell Scientist position.


Cardiovascular Disease Scientist

Foresite Labs StealthCo is looking for a cardiovascular scientist familiar with atherosclerosis and vascular biology to join our multidisciplinary team to translate targets and pathways of interest derived through multiomic analyses. This individual will lead the development of novel in vivo pre-clinical models to explore targeting of the hematopoietic system to impact progression of atherosclerosis and other cardiovascular disorders. In addition, this individual can play a key role in collaborating with leading labs and institutions. This position is located at our laboratory headquarters in the San Francisco Bay Area. More information on the Cardiovascular Disease Scientist position.

 


Senior/ Principal Associate Scientist, Immunology

Seismic Therapeutic is a biotechnology startup focused on the intersection of structure, protein engineering, machine learning and immunology. Some of the responsibilities include design and perform studies, including PK/PD and efficacy, in animal models, develop ex vivo assays/analysis to characterize drugs’ mechanism(s) of action, plan, perform, analyze, interpret and report results from the studies with minimal supervision. More information on the Senior/ Principal Associate Scientist position.

Scientist/ Senior Scientist, Immunology

Seismic Therapeutic is looking for a co-lead internal drug discovery program(s), assume responsibility for in vivo and in vitro preclinical studies to deeply characterize drug candidates, independently design, develop, analyze, and troubleshoot experiments, mentor others in the design, execution and analysis of experiments that support programs, make independent, intellectual, and technical contributions to projects, while working collaboratively within the Seismic team. More information on the Scientist/ Senior Scientist position.


Senior/Principal Associate Scientist, Immunology

Seismic Therapeutic is looking for someone to develop functional cell-based in vitro assays with primary cells from humans and preclinical animal species to characterize drugs’ mechanism(s) of action, plan, perform, analyze, interpret and report results from the studies with minimal supervision, eager to learn handling of preclinical animal models to provide help to our in vivo team when needed. More information on the Senior/Principal Associate Scientist position.

Scientist/ Senior Scientist, Cell Engineering

Catamaran Bio is seeking a talented, diligent, curious and collaborative scientist to drive non-viral cell engineering activities and advance our best-in-class Immune Cell Therapies for Oncology and other diseases. This position would play a key role in development of non-viral gene delivery methods to support preclinical research and process development activities. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, technically competent scientist with deep cell and molecular biology expertise and experience in non-viral gene delivery, who is excited to join a small, fast-paced team with a “can-do” attitude to moving science forward. This position offers an excellent opportunity to work closely with experienced team on cutting-edge technologies and advance your career within growing organization advancing best-in-class Immune Cell Therapies for Oncology. More information on the Scientist/ Senior Scientist position.


Scientist, Molecular Biology

Catamaran Bio is seeking a highly motivated, experienced, and creative individual with expertise in Molecular and Synthetic Biology to be a key contributor to our discovery research efforts to advance our best-in-class Immune Cell Therapies for Oncology. This individual will be responsible for carrying out synthetic construct designs for viral and transposon delivery systems, managing relationships with CROs and providing a critical coordination point across multiple teams to advance the Catamaran pipeline of cell therapies.  This position is an exciting opportunity to work with talented scientists within a dynamic start-up environment in the Cambridge, MA biotech ecosystem. More information on the Scientist, Molecular Biology position.


Manager, Lab Operations

Catamaran Bio is looking for a self-motivated, experienced, and capable laboratory manager to enable smooth lab operations and support our growing Research and Development teams. They will play a key role to maintain the high quality and efficiency of our lab work. The successful candidate must have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team, be self-motivated, have adaptability, and be a pro-active problem-solver with a positive attitude. They will be expected to learn new techniques, reliably make progress on multiple concurrent tasks, keep accurate records, follow instructions to fulfill the lab teams’ needs, comply with company policies, and adhere to health, safety, and environmental regulations. The Lab Manager will serve as a liaison between the scientists, leadership, and vendors to create an efficient flow of business and lab activities and to oversee lab functionality and assist with future space planning. More information on the Manager, Lab Operations position.


Scientist/Senior Scientist (Cell Biology)

Appia Bio is seeking an innovative Cell Biology Scientist ready to take on the challenge and opportunity presented by the new frontiers of cell therapy. The research programs at Appia will be focused at the intersection of immunology, cell engineering, and cancer biology. The scientist will be a key member of the scientific team that shapes a culture of intellectual rigor and collegiality at Appia. More information on the Scientist/ Senior Scientist position.


Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusions 

Reporting to the Dean, the Assistant Dean for DEI at Harvard Graduate School of Education is responsible for envisioning, strengthening and advancing diversity, equity, inclusion  (DEI) at HGSE. In consultation and collaboration with the Dean and senior leaders at the school, advises, shapes, develops and implements a robust DEI strategy to create a learning and working environment where all students, staff, and faculty have the opportunity and necessary supports to thrive. In addition to the Dean’s Office, partners closely with Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, and Human Resources to develop targeted strategies and needs assessments to advance the work in those specific communities. As the schoolwide lead for DEI, identifies and makes connections across constituencies where synergies exist. The Assistant Dean must be able to identify, address, and/or advise, and facilitate on equity matters that have or could cause trauma and harm.  More information on the Assistant Dean position.


Quality, Research and Training Manager

To Safety Partners, the QRT (Quality, Research and Training) group is knowledge, quality, and consistency management of services and EHS program implementation. To support these efforts, the QRT group is responsible for continually monitoring and disseminating information on evolving regulations, advances in best practices surrounding safety program delivery, the onboarding and mentorship of new consultants, development of internal and external trainings. More information on the Safety Partners, the QRT position.


Consulting Safety Officer 

As a Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) you will have the continual opportunity to create, implement, and maintain EHS programs for our growing list of life science and high-tech clients. Most of your time will be spent with clients at their locations developing and implementing customized programs in hazard communication, biosafety, chemical safety, emergency preparedness, radiation safety, and facilities safety. You will have a significant opportunity to interact with visionaries, researchers, and senior management at leading firms in a fast-paced, highly varied environment. Being comfortable working with all different types of people in different corporate cultures is essential! More information on the Consulting Safety Officer position.


Technician Consulting Safety Officer 

As a Technician Consulting Safety Officer (tCSO) you will have the opportunity to provide technical EHS support for our growing list of life science and high-tech clients. In this role you will work in conjunction with a Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) providing hands-on client support to implement, facilitate and maintain client-specific EHS programs. More information on the Technician Consulting Safety Officer position.


Vaxess

Vaxess, a venture-backed life sciences company, is building a team of exceptional people to rapidly advance products on the MIMIX™ platform. We work closely as a team and thrive in a dynamic, exciting, and engaging work environment. If you’re interested in joining the Vaxess team, please submit your CV/resume to [email protected]. More information on the positions.