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Principal / Senior Principal Scientist
Posted on 9/9/2022
Edison, NJ, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree & 8+ years of academic / industry experience
  • Master's Degree & 6+ years of academic / industry experience
  • PhD & 4+ years of academic / industry experience
  • Bachelor's Degree & 10+ years of academic / industry experience
  • Master's Degree & 8+ years of academic / industry experience
  • PhD & 6+ years of academic / industry experience
  • Complies with GLPs and SOPs, company policies, safety and animal welfare guidelines, and other state and federal regulations. May generate and/or update departmental SOPs
  • Embraces/demonstrates BMS Core Behaviors
  • Participates in company-wide scientific initiatives and serves in a leadership role for DSE-wide scientific initiatives. Scientific expertise contributes to issue resolution in discovery or development programs
  • Performs gross and microscopic examinations on animals used in toxicologic or preclinical efficacy studies; interprets data obtained from toxicology studies (e.g., organ weight, clinical pathology, necropsy, and histopathology data); and generates well-written reports that accurately reflect those data
  • Reviews internal or external pathology reports to assure that the data are accurately and completely documented and that the significance of the data to drug registration and safety is accurately reflected
  • Supports drug discovery in the selection of ECN candidates and drug development in the advancement of IND and NDA candidates by providing expertise in pathology and/or as a project team representative
  • Takes a leadership role in pathology peer reviews and oversight of protocols, data, and reports generated inhouse or at contract laboratories and maintenance of effective relationships with CRO pathologists, scientists, and technical staff to ensure high quality, on-time reporting
  • Evaluates and implements new procedures, equipment, and strategies to increase departmental productivity and quality, in part, by keeping up with current scientific literature in pertinent work-related areas
  • Provides diagnostic support for the laboratory animal colony in order to recognize and control spontaneous disease
  • Promotes external visibility through presentations to regulatory agencies and/or at scientific meetings, scientific publications and participation in cross-industry consortia and professional society initiatives
  • Recognized as an expert internally and/or externally in an area of toxicologic pathology and attracts new talent
  • Demonstrates leadership and effective management skills and willingness to take on managerial responsibilities
Desired Qualifications
  • DVM (or equivalent)
  • Preferred advanced training in veterinary pathology (MS or PhD) and/or Board-Certified Anatomic Pathologist ECVP or ACVP
Bristol-Myers Squibb

10,001+ employees

Biopharmaceutical development company
Company Overview
Bristol-Myers Squibb engages in the discovery, development, licensing, manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of pharmaceuticals.