Research Scientist Hamilton, ON

By January 15, 2019 No Comments

Hamilton, ON – Full Time

Research Scientist – Chemistry

Fusion Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a clinical stage radiopharmaceutical company developing Targeted Alpha-Particle Therapeutics for the treatment of cancer. Fusion is seeking outstanding applicants for a Scientist (Chemistry) to support new initiatives in the area of immuno-oncology where it relates to radiopharmaceutical development.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Contribute to the research and development of bifunctional metal chelates and novel linker scaffolds to enhance the properties of radiolabeled proteins/antibodies
  • Develop and conduct multistep chemical synthesis
  • Interpret analytical data to elucidate the structure of small molecules
  • Conceive and deliver new intellectual property initiatives
  • Effectively communicate scientific findings
  • Assist in maintaining chemistry laboratory

Education and Experience:

  • PhD in organic/ inorganic chemistry with 0-2 years of experience in pharmaceutical development or BSc/MSc with 5- 10 years of experience synthesizing compounds
  • Demonstrable independent research accomplishments
  • Evidence of strong time management and prioritization skills
  • Strong synthetic skills in organic/inorganic chemistry
  • Knowledge of compound design strategies and lead optimization approaches
  • Background in the field of protein conjugation is desirable

We thank all those who apply but only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.