Worm Breeder's Gazette 15(5): 4 (February 1, 1999)

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Positions: Assistant Research Scientist/Associate Research Scientist/Research Scientist

Exelixis Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Exelixis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Attn: HR Dept. 260 Littlefield Ave. South San Francisco CA 94080 Tel: 650.825.2200 Fax: 650.825.4240 www.exelixis.com

Exelixis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (EPI) is the premier company using model organism genetics and related technologies for the identification and validation of high-quality screening targets, therapeutic proteins and biopesticides for the pharmaceutical, human diagnostic, crop protection and animal health industries. Also, EPI has developed an effective program to elucidate the mode of action of pharmaceutical and agrochemical compounds. EPI capitalizes on the broad based technology platform and intellectual capital forged by the alliance of Exelixis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and its sister company, Artemis Pharmaceuticals GmbH.

We have the following openings in our C. elegans Genetics/Molecular Biology Department:

Positions: Assistant Research Scientist/Associate Research Scientist/Research Scientist

Three positions are open in our programs to study human disease-related signal transduction pathways.

Requirements: All levels of experience will be considered, with preference given to candidates with a Ph.D. and a strong publication record. Two or more years of experience working in a C. elegans lab are essential.

Job#: JK-G015


Position: Associate Research Scientist/Research Scientist

You will join our C. elegans technology group, which is focused on developing methods for high throughput reverse genetics approaches to mutation identification and rapid cloning. Strong molecular biology experience is essential.

Requirements: Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D. or 3+ years of C. elegans experience.

Job#: JK-G014


Position: Associate Research Scientist/Research Scientist

You will utilize C. elegans genetics to identify the mechanisms of pharmaceutical drug action. Preference will be given to candidates with an in-depth understanding of C. elegans phenotypes and genetic pathways.

Requirements: Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D.

Job#: JK-G016


To apply, send a cover letter referring to the specific job code(s), Curriculum Vitae (CV), along with salary history, list of references, and publication record, if applicable, to:

Exelixis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Attn: HR Dept. 260 Littlefield Ave. South San Francisco CA 94080

Tel: 650.825.2200 Fax: 650.825.4240

www.exelixis.com

E-mail submissions should be sent to careers@exelixis.com and must contain:

1. One of the job codes listed in the subject line of the message.

2. A text (ASCII) version of your CV in the body of the message (do not send file attachments).