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Director of Cell and Gene Therapies

Stanford Innovative Medicines Accelerator (IMA) is seeking a highly motivated scientist to serve as the Director of Cell and Gene Therapies who will play a critical role in enabling projects at multiple stages of the translational pipeline, helping to advance new medicines from prototyping through IND and manufacturing and into proof-of-concept clinical trials. Candidates must have extensive relevant industrial experience including evidence for scientific leadership in the discovery and preclinical development of first-in-class cell and/or gene therapies.

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Events and Community Coordinator

As our internal and wider community returns to campus post-COVID, we are striving to build our community through internal and external meetings and events. We are seeking a driven Events and Community Coordinator who will work to ensure Sarafan ChEM-H and IMA events, standing meetings, and community outreach activities are planned and produced successfully in partnership with program managers.

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Lab Facilities Specialist

Sarafan ChEM-H Knowledge Centers and Stanford IMA are seeking a highly motivated Facilities Specialist at its Porter Drive facility in Palo Alto. You will be responsible for the management, security and functionality of our laboratory and office facility.

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Research Assistant, Gnotobiotics

The Stanford Microbiome Therapies Initiative (MITI) is seeking a highly motivated Research Assistant for a role in our ambitious new effort to build the microbiome from scratch. You will be working closely with MITI staff scientists and multiple faculty laboratories from the Schools of Medicine, Engineering, and Humanities and Sciences facilitated by Sarafan ChEM-H.

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Research Scientist, Animal Pharmacology

The Stanford Innovative Medicines Accelerator is seeking a highly motivated In vivo pharmacologist to accelerate the translation of scientific discoveries at Stanford University into novel medicines that improve human health. This role will coordinate the development and implementation of in vivo models to determine the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic profiles of therapeutics and evaluate translational safety and efficacy.

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Research Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry 

The Medicinal Chemistry Knowledge Center at Stanford ChEM-H is seeking a Research Scientist to join our team exploring a wide variety of small molecule therapeutics. You will perform and support complex lab experiments working independently to support various research projects. 

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Research Scientist, Metabolomics

The Sarafan ChEM-H Metabolomics Knowledge Center is seeking a highly motivated scientist to join our team supporting and collaborating on a wide range of metabolomics, lipidomics and drug discovery projects.  The ideal candidate will have a strong analytical background in chromatography separation and mass spectrometry with focus on metabolomics, lipidomics and other small molecule applications. 

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Research Scientist, Protein Engineering

The Stanford ChEM-H Knowledge Centers is seeking a highly motivated scientist to serve as the Research Scientist, Protein Engineering. Your work will focus primarily on providing bacterial molecular biology support, genetic library construction, protein production, and high-throughput protein optimization using yeast surface display techniques.

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