Founded in September 2017 and headquartered in Düsseldorf, Priavoid GmbH is a pharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative disease-modifying therapies for patients with severe neurological disorders.

We are currently looking for highly motivated and qualified scientists (m/f/d) with a strong background in cell culture techniques to expand our drug development team.

Staff Scientist Cellular Assays

Your role:

  • Within our R&D department your responsibility will be the establishment of cellular assays for the characterization of therapeutic peptides.
  • You will screen and test the efficacy of newly developed compounds in cellular aggregation and toxicity assays and in vitro blood brain barrier models.

Your profile:

  • Master´s degree and PhD in biology, biochemistry, biotechnology or related field.
  • Profound knowledge and expertise in the culture of mammalian cells and the development of image based cellular assays.
  • Experience in cellular co-culture models (e.g. in vitro blood brain barrier model) or compound screening in cellular assays is a plus.
  • For the position, proficiency in German is preferable, but not mandatory.

What we offer:

  • A modern workplace and exciting opportunities in a dynamic startup company.
  • An excellent research environment with close collaboration between Priavoid, the Research Center Jülich and Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf.
  • Contribution to the further advancement of innovative drug candidates for important neurological diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.
  • A collegial corporate culture, time management and a competitive salary.

Contact us:

If you are interested in this position, please send your full application (cover letter, curriculum vitae, and references) to including your suggested start date.

Priavoid GmbH

Human Resources
Merowingerplatz 1A
40225 Düsseldorf
Phone: +49 (0)211 942 522 98