LEAD BIOMEDICAL SCIENTIST

COUR is seeking a lead biomedical scientist with skills, experience, and a can-do attitude to join our team of highly skilled scientists and engineers. COUR is a small pharmaceutical company with a big impact. At COUR, you will help us bring innovative therapeutic products from initial academic research to human proof-of-concept clinical studies.

Description of Job

Oversee team of scientists carrying out development of polymer-based nanoparticles and execute routine and advanced characterization, specifically Immune Modifying Nanoparticles (IMP) and Tolerizing Immune Modifying Nanoparticles (TIMP), lyophilization optimization, nanoparticle purification (TFF, SEC), and nanoparticle analytical method (SEM, Flow Cytometry, SPOS, DLS, and LDv) and in adherence to current regulatory Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). Oversee the formulation and characterization of polymer / lipid-based nanoparticle delivery systems.

Education:    

Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering or related

Experience

6 months as Biomedical Researcher developing IMP, TIMP and implementing lyophilization optimization, nanoparticle purification (TFF, SEC), and nanoparticle analytical method (SEM, Flow Cytometry, SPOS, DLS, and LDv) and pursuant to current Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

COUR is a rapidly growing biotech company in the Chicago area developing therapeutics based on our deep knowledge of immunology and material science.  Our team combines the skills and experience of biologists, material scientists, chemists, and engineers.  COUR is expanding its laboratory and manufacturing capabilities at the Illinois Science + Technology Park located at 8045 Lamon Ave., Skokie, IL 60077.  COUR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Send resumes and cover letters to: info@courpharma.com