Principal Investigator – Immuno - oncology

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ExecMind is a Life Science Executive Search company focused on recruitment of top scientists and management in global biotech and medtech industries.

Principal Investigator – Immuno-oncology

Location: Poland


Together with a leading Polish Research Institution, we are looking for an established Principal Investigator, who will be responsible for finding and developing R&D projects from scratch in the field of immuno-oncology and act as an Expert in Immuno-oncology for our Client’s Biotechnology Department.


Ideal candidate should possess proven scientific skills and accomplishments in immuno-oncology as well as international experience in leading projects for research institutes, academia or biotechnology industry. The candidate should be able to develop projects, aiming for potential commercial application.


  • Identification of new therapeutic targets in immuno-oncology, project management from the ground up as a Leader/Manager,
  • Active cooperation with other teams in Biotechnology Department,
  • Cooperation with other research facilities - companies, research institutes and universities,
  • Applying for grants and ability to raise funds for project development,
  • Managing budget of a research group,
  • Mentoring and leading a team of younger scientists.
Required skills
  • Ph.D. degree in life sciences (biotechnology, biology, immunology etc.),
  • Minimum 3 years of postdoctoral experience – research institutes, academia or biotechnology industry, international experience is required,
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in leading a research group and managing projects in drug discovery/diagnostic in the field of immuno-oncology,
  • Multiple publications in the field of immune-oncology,
  • Knowledge of the procedure of applying for grants and ability to raise external projects,
  • Excellent English knowledge,
  • Experience in studying effects of microbiome on tumour growth would be considered beneficial.

Interested Candidates are requested to submit CV by clicking the Apply button. 


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Last modified Tuesday, September 3, 2019