BioHealth Job Opportunities
BioHealth Innovation, Inc. (BHI), a Montgomery County innovation intermediary which translates market-relevant research into commercial success by bringing together among other things management, funding, and markets, is seeking an experienced life science professional with entrepreneurial experience to serve as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR).
The Senior Director, AMS provides overall leadership, management, coordination and strategic direction for the ATCC Microbiology Systems business unit of ATCC. AMS is focused on the development of innovative products and reference standards for use in microbiological-based infectious disease research and industrial applications. As a member of the ATCC Senior Management Team the Senior Director, AMS will also have a direct impact on the management of the ATCC organization. The incumbent is responsible for AMS on a P&L basis and will work cross-functionally within ATCC to ensure that business unit revenue goals are met. This position is also accountable for setting developmental program initiatives, creating external partnerships that facilitate ATCC as a go-to partner for biodeposit and standards development, and implementing programs to deliver on agreed objectives for the AMS business unit. The Senior Director, AMS is responsible for the overall success of the product development process within the AMS business unit including the on-time, on-target and on-budget launch of new products.
The Manager, Cell Derivation Unit (CDU) is accountable for the management of activities related to the derivation of cells from human and non-human primary tissue sources for the ATCC BioProduction Department and Business Units. The goal of the CDU is to add to the ATCC catalog new cells of significant value for basic and applied research, in-vitro models and standards for the life sciences and as starting material for internal development efforts. The Manager will work cross-functionally within ATCC to prioritize derivation activities to support Business Unit and Corporate goals. The Manager will also be responsible for external partnerships, OEM arrangements and collaborations for sourcing incoming material and providing a pipeline of new primary cell based products. The incumbent will directly manage the CDU staff to deliver unit goals and metrics. The Manager writes and reviews technical documents in support of manuscripts, product inserts, manuals, contract submission, patent applications, regulatory submissions, SOPs, WI and related materials as appropriate. The incumbent is responsible for evaluation and development of the CDU staff and for maintaining current best practices within the laboratory unit. The Manager will evaluate and implement strategies to ensure effective achievement of established scientific and business development objectives both within the CDU and ATCC.
The Associate Director, R&D directly supports the VP/GM, ATCC Cell Systems in the development, coordination, execution and management of the cell biology-based business unit of ATCC. This includes identification of new areas for cell biology based product development. The incumbent collaborates cross-functionally with business and operational units both within ACS and ATCC to deliver strategic objectives. The Associate Director, R&D is responsible for hiring, developing and managing R&D staff.
The Cyber Incubator@bwtech is looking for a Cyber Business Coordinator. The Cyber Business Coordinator will provide business incubation, marketing and communications, business development and administrative support to clients, sponsors and partners of the Cyber Incubator@bwtech, an innovative business development environment for early-stage cybersecurity and IT companies located adjacent to the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) campus. This position reports to the Director of Venture Creation at bwtech@UMBC and will help to provide a friendly, responsive and supportive incubator environment to assist tenants and affiliates in building and growing their businesses.
Key responsibilities of the position include the design and execution of experimental protocols for developing and qualifying animal-based potency assays, conducting in vitro potency assay development and leading vaccine product stability studies with the company’s Potency Assay Group.
The senior scientist will also support the grant, contract and regulatory document writing and review within the Potency Assay Group, as well as oversee the scientific projects of the Group.
This position is responsible for vaccine potency assay development. The appropriate candidate is proficient in in-vitro bioassay and potency studies in animals, has a strong background in bioassay development and validation, and exhibits excellent problems solving and communication skills.
This will be a highly visible position dedicated to ensuring MedImmune further builds its collaboration efforts with governments, universities and non-profit organizations. The primary objective of this role will be to further entrench MedImmune in key biotech clusters to gain access to leading science and technology, enhance MedImmune's reputation and create operational flexibility. The role will entail scouting for cross-therapeutic scientific collaboration opportunities, negotiating deals, working closely with internal scientists, event planning and strategic planning and analysis.
PathSensors, Inc. is a growing biotechnology company headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. The company is developing products for the rapidly evolving field of pathogen detection. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Director of Biosensor Development. The successful candidate will be responsible for design, development and continuous improvement of our portfolio of biosensor products.