Job Opportunity

Part-Time Student Assistant, DMPK

Location: San Diego, CA, US
Department: DMPK
Employment Type: Part Time
Reference Number: 2401737

Part-Time Student Assistant, DMPK

Are you interested in learning about drug discovery? This is your chance to get hands-on experience and interact with a great team of researchers from biology, medicinal chemistry and DMPK (Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics) designing and testing molecules with anti-tumor activity.

Day-to-Day Duties:

Support daily activities in the DMPK group such as:

  • Optimizing drug compounds on LCMS (liquid-chromatography mass spectrometer)
  • Assisting with basic maintenance of lab equipment
  • Process, clean up and upload data to repositories
  • Chemical inventory management, preparing stock solutions/ buffers from powder
  • Utilizing liquid handler instruments to plate compounds for various assays/experiments

What would a successful candidate look like?

  • Current BA/BS student with focus on organic/analytical chemistry or chemical engineering
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment

Mirati is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - we celebrate diverse experiences and welcome applicants that meet the minimum requirements. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.

This role is NOT open to agencies- please no emails or phone calls.