We're Hiring!

Please send your inquiries and resume to hello@epivara.com

Senior Scientist

Location: Champaign-Urbana, IL- Research Park

Position Type: Full-time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Travel: Less than 5%


What you will do:

  • Perform molecular, histological and biochemical assays

  • Analyze experiment/testing data and report the outcomes in oral and/or written formats

  • Plan and draft research manuscripts and submit to journals

  • Write and submit research grants and patent applications

  • Oversee regulatory applications and submissions, including but not limited to the FDA, CVM and EMA

  • Act as the lead point of contact and liaison for all regulatory meetings and communications

  • Perform other R&D activities under the direction of the Company’s executive team 

Who you are:

  • A Ph.D. in the field of biology-related area (Required)

  • Research articles published in peer-reviewed journals (Required)

  • Prior experience in biomedical, veterinary, or pharmaceutical research (Required)

  • Evidence of excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience in working with companion and/or production animals

  • Experience with blood collection  

  • Proficiency in molecular biology, HPLC, and drug delivery

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to adjust work time and perform well under pressure  

  • Preferred Skills:

  • Computer skills, with proficiency in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)

  • Experience handling animals (dogs, cats, pigs, cows, and/or chickens)

  • Experience in or knowledge of the FDA preferred, but not required

  • Your Benefits:

  • The role is what you make it! We are growing and there are limitless ways to grow with us 

  • Join the invigorating UIUC Research Park community partaking in weekly social and professional events 

  • Professional development and networking resources and opportunities 

  • Discounted gym membership to the University of Illinois ARC - walking distance from the office

Please send your inquiries and resume to hello@epivara.com

Epivara Inc. is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law. This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits and termination




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