Scientific expert position available at Boehringer Ingelheim

Scientific Expert (f/m) - RBB Gene Therapy Team-1811765

The global department Research Beyond Borders (RBB) explores emerging science and technologies, for and beyond Boehringer Ingelheims' core therapeutic areas, to create new opportunities and capabilities for drug discovery and development. RBB will help facilitate Boehringer Ingelheims' timely and efficient entry into new research fields to develop solutions in areas of high unmet medical need for the benefit of patients. A high priority scientific area within the internal RBB hub in Biberach, Germany, is gene therapy. The gene therapy team currently focuses on the development of 2nd generation AAV technologies and AAV-based therapeutic concepts.

The vacancy is located in Biberach (Riss) | Germany..

?In your new role within the RBB Gene Therapy Team you are responsible for setting up collaborations, performing in-depth evaluations of gene therapy project opportunities, independently interacting with external partners (University Clinical Centers, academia, biotechs, CROs) and pro-actively establishing an expert network.
? With your expertise, you will lead drug-discovery gene therapy projects (technology- and portfolio projects).

?You will be part of the RBB Gene Therapy Leadership Team and have co-responsibility for establishing and implementing the RBB Gene Therapy strategy.

?You will also publish cutting edge findings in leading peer-reviewed journals and represent the RBB Gene Therapy Team inexternal meetings.
?With your experience in drug discovery research, you will actively engage in scientific discussions and proactively contribute to
the general RBB portfolio.

? Doctoral degree with Major in Biology, Biochemistry or Pharmacology.
? More than 5 years’ experience in the gene-therapy field with a track record of consistent excellence.
? Proven track record in the initiation and supervision of external collaborations (academia and biotech).

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 and join us in our effort to make more health.

We look forward to receiving your online application!

For further information please contact Recruiting Services: Mr. Kevin Steiner, Tel: +49 (0) 7531 / 54-14 15 07