Principal Scientist - Nanotherapeutics

Principal Scientist - Nanotherapeutics
  • £45,000 - £65,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • England, UK UK TS21 3FE
Job Ref: J2161863
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 01 October 2021
Are you a subject expert in Nanotherapeutics looking to join a rapidly growing technology innovation centre?

Job Title: Scientific Leader - Nanotherapeutics

Vacancy type: Permanent

Salary: Competitive

Location: North East

We are working with a world-renowned technology innovation centre that works closely with academia, industry and the government to bridge the gap between scientific innovation and commercialisation. We are working exclusively on an exciting opportunity for a Scientific Leader in Nanotherapeutics and Nanoparticle Drug Delivery Systems to join an established team focused on pioneering the direction of the company in this field.

The main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • To set up, plan and execute experimental / pilot scale runs and analyse, interpret and report the results of these, translating obtained findings and knowledge.
  • To contribute expert knowledge to help steer the company's technology strategy and translate this into deliverable plans to achieve business objectives.
  • To work collaboratively with Business Development and technical colleagues to develop a process that assesses both the technical and commercial aspects of new business opportunities.

Role requirements:

  • Educated to PhD level (or equivalent) in a Scientific/Engineering discipline plus significant industrial experience at a senior level. Chartered status with a relevant professional institution is highly desirable (CEng/FIChemE).

  • Significant technical expertise in Nanotherapeutic Drug Delivery Systems, as well as compelling evidence of highly complex technical problem solving. This must include understanding the mechanisms of drug delivery systems (ideally with vaccines), understand the mechanisms of the encapsulation process, scattering, TEM and utilising polymeric nanoparticles.

  • Deep experience of exploiting, generating and breaking new ground in Nanotherapeutic Drug Delivery Systems.

Interested? Or know someone who will be? Do get in touch.

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If you are interested in this or any other scientific opportunities, please get in touch with Selby De Klerk on 0161 868 2236 or email

31/10/2021 11:06:46
GBP 45000 65000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Behruz Sheikh

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