Asgard Therapeutics AB, Lund, Sweden
Asgard Therapeutics is a spin-off from Lund University, Sweden, aiming to advance cancer immunotherapies by harnessing direct cell fate reprogramming technologies. Our lead program, TrojanDC, is a paradigm-shifting gene therapy that reprograms cancer cells into antigen-presenting dendritic cells, unleashing the immune system against cancer. Asgard is building a multidisciplinary team that understands the value and opportunities of working in a startup based in a unique platform technology. We are looking for team members who are creative and passionate about making a contribution to the cancer immunotherapy field and improve patients’ lives.
We are seeking a highly enthusiastic and innovative Scientist/Senior Scientist searching for an opportunity to help building an early-stage company and contribute to the development of next generation cancer immunotherapies.
The successful candidate should have the ability to design experiments autonomously, analyze complex data, troubleshoot technical issues, and supervise junior staff. Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are required. Experimental rigor, scientific curiosity and ability to work in a fast-paced environment, adapting to evolving priorities are musts. The position will be lab-based and research activities will be performed in collaboration with the Cell Reprogramming in Hematopoiesis and Immunity Lab at Lund University (www.pereiralab.com).
Scientist/Senior Scientist with background in immunology to work in the pre-clinical development of TrojanDC cancer gene therapy. The candidate will be responsible for establishing organoid/tumoroids 3D cell culture models to validate TrojanDC efficacy ex vivo. The ideal candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in an immunology-related field with relevant laboratory experience in academia or biotech industry, including experience in mammalian cell culture including primary cell isolation and handling, as well as 3D co- culture systems.
Analyze, summarize and communicate data to Asgard’s R&D and executive
Please email your CV, cover letter and contact information for two references
to firstname.lastname@example.org to apply. Asgard will review applications on a rolling basis and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
|Job type||Full time|
|Salary||Commensurate with role and experience.|