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The journey to invention and discovery is guided by science—and inspired by patients
We aspire to be the premier research-driven biopharmaceutical company and we want to fill our state-of-the-art labs with people who not only think with their mind, but feel with their heart. Because “premier” to us means not just being the biggest or even first to market, but committed to a more important outcome: answering science's toughest health questions to help bring hope to people everywhere. If you're ready to connect scientific exploration to address the world’s most difficult health challenges, follow our journey to invention.
Job spotlights in R&D
Global Clinical Development
Global Clinical Development is a flexible, efficient and dynamic organization providing industry-leading support for product development and reimbursement. Within GCD, Global Clinical Trial Operations ensures the safety and efficacy of our existing and pipeline products to produce safe, effective, innovative medicine.
We engage with industry leaders and medical experts to share the scientific value of current and pipeline products. We connect, communicate, and train internal employees to ensure we all understand the science behind our medicine.
Our Research Scientists are our Inventors. We identify and target steps in disease mechanisms or pathways that could be inhibited or enhanced. Our goal is to isolate a compound that is effective against a disease target. Using innovative thinking.
Our Development teams ensure production can be scaled up whilst remaining stable, effective, deliverable, and safe. Following formulation, cutting-edge computer modelling techniques are used to simulate outcomes and, if successful, PKPD and toxicity studies bring the science one step closer to giving hope to patients.
Our Quantitative Sciences teams use big data to analyze the safety and efficacy claims of our potential medical breakthroughs. We review the quality and reliability of clinical studies using deep scientific knowledge, statistical analysis, and high-quality data to support decision-making in clinical trials.
Our Regulatory Affairs teams bring new medical advancements to the world by facilitating communications and procedures that allow swift, organized compliance across regulatory agencies. We are an international network on the leading-edge of healthcare breakthroughs that help provide new, reliable, and compliant medical products, practices, and solutions to the world.
Biostatistics & Research Decision Sciences
BARDS is a highly distinguished department within our renowned Research & Development Division. As esteemed members of world-class drug and vaccine development teams, we partner with other disciplines in the strategic design of our discovery and development programs and provide statistical analysis, reporting, and data interpretation to enable informed decision-making.
Our Research & Development Postdoctoral Research Fellow Program aims to be a best-in-industry experience for postdoctoral researchers, providing an academic focus in a commercial environment. With the resources, reach, and expertise of a large bio-pharmaceutical environment, MRL postdocs are positioned to excel in an institution committed to breakthrough innovation in research and discovery.
We are inspired by the belief that a research-driven enterprise dedicated to scientific excellence and fearless problem solving can create medicines and vaccines that can save and improve lives. Our R&D network operates and collaborates within leading bio-pharmaceutical ecosystems, with key research facilities in the United Kingdom & China.
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