Alkermes plc is a fully integrated, global biopharmaceutical company developing innovative medicines for the treatment of central nervous system (CNS) diseases. The company has a diversified commercial product portfolio and a substantial clinical pipeline of product candidates for chronic diseases that include schizophrenia, depression, addiction and multiple sclerosis. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, Alkermes plc has an R&D center in Waltham, Massachusetts; a research and manufacturing facility in Athlone, Ireland; and a manufacturing facility in Wilmington, Ohio. For more information, please visit Alkermes’ website at www.alkermes.com .
The Sr Research Associate I/II position is responsible for utilizing synthetic organic chemistry techniques to support chemical development. The successful candidate will independently initiate and execute experiments that support safe, scalable synthetic routes. The individual is expected to show a strong lab presence, design and execute experiments, interpret data, participate in development teams and write technical reports. The candidate should have strong communication & interpersonal skills, be able to multi-task and have a commitment to continuous learning. A background in synthetic organic chemistry is required.
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