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Senior Scientist, Cellular/Molecular Biology at AbbVie

  About AbbVie AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott Laboratories. The company's mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world's most complex and serious diseases. AbbVie employs approximately 30,000 [...]

By |2018-03-28T18:14:06+00:00March 28th, 2018|Job Posting|0 Comments

The 2018 LSCDS Networking Reception: Why Making Connections may be Easier Than it Seems

As a graduate student nearing graduation, the prospect of job searching has started to loom on the horizon for me progressively more ominously over the past year. Regardless of your specialty, the job market is increasingly competitive, and even a short search in the matter of employment makes it clear that to secure that [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:43+00:00March 12th, 2018|Lidia Kazakova|0 Comments

The Precision of Data Management

Written by Bassem Toeama From my position as a pharmacovigilance consultant at Axiom Real-Time Metrics, I acquired an in-depth perception of the different career pathways in the biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry. I will walk you through these career pathways. Today I will explain in depth the tasks and responsibilities of the diverse career levels in data management, relate each career level with the required knowledge, experience, [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:43+00:00February 15th, 2018|Bassem Toeama|0 Comments

Cryptocurrency Craze

Written by Annie Zhang This post was originally published on FinLitMe. Cryptocurrencies have been making headlines frequently in recent times. This includes a whole series of digital currencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum to name two of the most well-known out of a list of over 40 known cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency to emerge on the [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:43+00:00January 29th, 2018|Annie Zhang|0 Comments

The Art of Pharmacovigilance

Written by Bassem Toeama From my position as a pharmacovigilance consultant at Axiom Real-Time Metrics, I acquired an in-depth perception of the different career pathways in the biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry. I will walk you through these career pathways. Today I will explain in depth the tasks and responsibilities of the diverse career levels in pharmacovigilance, relate each career level with the required knowledge, experience, and [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:43+00:00January 16th, 2018|Bassem Toeama|0 Comments

Trillium Therapeutics Translational Post-Doctoral Fellow

Trillium Therapeutics is seeking a post-doctoral fellow for a two-year contract. The selected candidate will be a member of the Translational Research team, specifically developing functional assays to support immune monitoring efforts for Trillium’s clinical trials in cancer immunotherapy. For more information on the position, click here To apply, please send your cover letter and resume [...]

By |2018-01-11T17:40:48+00:00January 11th, 2018|Job Posting, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Trillium Therapeutics Translational Research Associate

Trillium Therapeutics is seeking an experienced Research Associate to join their Translational Research team. The Translational Research Associate (RA) supports Translational Science research activities by tracking, monitoring, receiving, and preparing clinical trial samples for analysis. The RA will also perform immune monitoring assays, input and report data and maintain lab and lab equipment For more [...]

By |2018-01-11T17:39:00+00:00January 11th, 2018|Job Posting|0 Comments

Pulling Back the Curtains on the World of Journal Editing

Written by Anastassia Pogoutse Many of us dream of getting published in top-tier journals. Some achieve that dream. But what determines whether your paper will even get reviewed? The gatekeepers to publication at scientific journals are journal editors. Editors read papers as they come in and decide whether they will get sent out for [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:43+00:00January 7th, 2018|Anastassia Pogoutse|0 Comments

Science Policy: Bridging the Gap between Research and Politics

Written by Lidia Kazakova If you’re like me, as a researcher working in a lab to answer a particular question, you may have wondered at times: is what I’m doing going to have an impact in the “real world”? Is the data I am spending months, and sometimes years to collect, going to affect [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:43+00:00December 16th, 2017|Lidia Kazakova|0 Comments

Diversity of Career Pathways in the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industries

Written by Bassem Toeama Biotechnology and pharmaceutical corporations are managed with different strategies for optimal utilization of resources. This includes blending and/or segregation of departments, which in turn leads to diversification of career pathways available to life science graduates interested in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. From my position as a pharmacovigilance specialist at Axiom Real-Time Metrics, I [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:02:43+00:00December 9th, 2017|Bassem Toeama|0 Comments