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Jobs:Principal Scientist
Recruitment number : 1
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Location: Zhangjiang, Shanghai

Employment Type: Full-time

Key Accountabilities:

Playing the role in scientific leadership, including study design, literature reference research, project direction, and scientific discussion;

Interacting with clients to initiate and finalize outline protocols; Must be able to scientifically articulate the value of various pre-clinical ophthalmic disease models to clients;

Taking full accountability on precise execution of the signed experimental protocol, submission of intermittent data to clients, resolution of operational schedule conflicts, documentation of modification/revisions to the study protocol, examination of data validity and analysis, interpretation of data, completion of study report, and collation and archive of study related materials according to company’s policies and client’s requests;

Operation of special ophthalmic examination, such as ERG, OCT and FFA;

Ensuring adhesion of project timelines by proactive scheduling with managers of operational laboratories;  

Transferring technical skills and providing scientific literatures required in executing the animal models/procedures to operational staff and ensuring documentation of the transfer and the standard operation procedures;

Developing and integrating new models /assays and technology into current evaluation system;

Being responsible for contributing to the preparation and submission of invention disclosures, and patent applications, to secure intellectual property;

Initiating and managing internal collaborative projects.


Master with a specialty in Veterinary Medicine, Clinical Medicine, Pharmacology or related fields. Or bachelors with 2 years’ experience.

Strong background in animal models of ophthalmic diseases (spontaneous or laser-induced macular degeneration, glaucoma, dry eye disease, etc.) is critical.

Mature, open and team player.

High proficiency in both written and spoken Chinese and English.

Good organizational and prioritization skills, and flexibility to adapt to changing priorities.

Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to be a team player.