Research Biologist, Clinical
Company: Boehringer Ingelheim
Posted on: July 22, 2021
The "Research Biologist, Clinical" executes and controls technical
functions required in Clinical Research and Development studies.
These are mainly technical laboratory and animal work (e. g.,
parasite isolation and propagation; support to animal model
development; inoculation of animals; injections, blood sampling,
necropsy, parasite counts, observations, etc.). The incumbent is
part of the Scientific staff and supports the Clinical Scientists
not only with collection of data, but also with review of
documents, distribution of approval documents to staff, monitoring
the status of studies, responding to study reports, data entry,
data collation and preparation of study notebooks as necessary. As
needed, the Research Biologist can participate in other
administrative tasks related to study programs.
As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively
contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our
products to our patients and customers. Our global presence
provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate
internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly
contribute to the companies' success. We realize that our strength
and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our
employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working
environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility,
networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and
benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim's high regard for our
With guidance, performs
study procedures as assigned, involving inoculation of trial
animals with organisms (parasites, bacterial inoculum, etc.),
administration of experimental material, blood sampling, necropsy,
health observations, etc. The incumbent also contributes to the
implementation of animal models in either the target or surrogate
animal species and to general in vitro and/or ex vivo study
procedures as required.
Responsible for the
development of laboratory techniques, ensuring accurate and timely
laboratory service in support to the conduct of clinical
contributes to analytical, parasitological, microbiological, or
cell culture processes based on analysis of data gathered during
studies or process/method/animal model development.
Participates as a
member of the Clinical R&D team by assisting in the origination
of the study protocol, conducting pre-study and ongoing study
functions including, but not limited to, designing of study report
forms, notebook preparation, data collection, initiating calendar
of events and other technical/administrative study-related
functions as needed.
Investigator training, test substance preparation, randomization
and logistics, collection and capture of study data, reporting
remarkable events, and drafting of study reports.
Assists with the
creation of site-specific technical SOPs ensuring adherence to
legal and corporate biosafety/biosecurity and animals welfare
Also assumes role of
the Clinical Operations (i.e. Monitoring, Study Coordinator, Data
QC) as required; conducting review of portions of data, data entry,
and helping with the preparation and collation of trial reports in
compliance with GCP/GLP/BIAH procedures.
Complies with all
applicable regulations governing the Animal Health Industry (GCP,
GLP, Animal Welfare, Regulatory requirements, etc.). Ensures that
work performed in area of responsibility is conducted in a safe and
compliant manner. Maintains proper records in accordance with SOPs
(preferred), or Associates degree, or equivalent from an accredited
institution in an area related to biology; or three (3) years of
experience related to animal research.
is a plus.
A basic level of animal
handling experience is required.
Good verbal and written
communication skills (correspondence, protocols, reports,
Must rapidly assimilate
knowledge of GCP/GLP regulations and BIAH procedures as
Knowledge and skills
with Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word and Excel) and ability to
learn Clinical and Laboratory Data Management System
skills and attention to detail are essential.
Must be able to collect
and handle data to meet GxP, GCP, and GLP
Must be able to work
directly with both target animals and pathogens.
Must be familiar with
and ensure for compliance with legal and corporate
A collaborative team
Possesses a customer
service orientation, delivering results and executing in a fast and
skills with quality orientation.
Ability to work with
some level of independence.
High degree of
attention to detail. Ability to find errors or inconsistencies
others may miss.
Exhibits integrity and
English\: Fluent (read,
write and speak).
Must be legally
authorized to work in the United States without
Must be willing to take
a drug test and post-offer physical (if required).
Must be 18 years of age
At Boehringer Ingelheim we create value through innovation with
one clear goal\: to improve the lives of patients. We develop
breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas
of unmet medical need for both humans and animals. As a family
owned company we focus on long term performance. We are
powered by 50.000 employees globally who nurture a diverse,
collaborative and inclusive culture. Learning and development
for all employees is key because your growth is our growth.
Want to learn more? Visit boehringer-ingelheim.com and
join us in our effort to make more health.
Ingelheim is an equal opportunity global employer who takes pride
in maintaining a diverse and inclusive culture. We embrace
diversity of perspectives and strive for an inclusive environment,
which benefits our employees, patients and communities. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to a person’s actual or perceived race, including
natural hairstyles, hair texture and protective hairstyles; color;
creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; citizenship
status, marital status; gender, gender identity or expression;
sexual orientation, mental, physical or intellectual disability,
veteran status; pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition;
genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic
testing) or any other class or characteristic protected by
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