Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Principal Scientist


  • North West
  • £40,000 - £45,000
  • Life Science

About this job

Unique opportunity for an experienced scientist to lead research into novel drug delivery methods for a successful biotech company!

You will have a pivotal role in developing research protocols and processes to deliver a research programme targeted at drug delivery systems for common eye diseases. The role will be split equally between lab based duties - product development, characterisation and testing, and office based duties - literature research, stakeholder communication, report writing. You will also supervise and mentor a small team of lab based scientists to achieve common research goals.

Required qualifications:

  • PhD + postdoctoral experience of drug delivery system development
  • Effective problem-solving experience and the ability to devise their own research strategy to achieve project objectives
  • Knowledge of common eye diseases, opthamology or ocular drug delivery is highly advantageous

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