Reference Number: 895892-W
Type of placement: Permanent
Location: Switzerland, North West


Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical company, is looking for a Pathologist for a permanent role based in the Basel area, Switzerland. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Histopathological evaluation of safety (toxicological) and efficacy (pharmacological) studies, including interpretation of gross pathology observations and clinical pathology results
  • Peer review of histopathological evaluations
  • Interpretation and assessment of pathology data
  • Implementation of new pathology methods
  • Participating in multifunctional project teams
  • Monitoring external pathology activities (e.g. necropsies, sampling, SOPs)
  • Interpreting study results and reporting them as appropriate (e.g. reports, publications, presentations)
  • Liaising with key opinion leaders in the field

Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least 3 years of work experience in experimental and toxicological pathology within the pharmaceutical industry or CRO
  • PhD in pathology (veterinary diagnostic, experimental or toxicological)
  • University degree in veterinary medicine, human medicine, biology or natural sciences
  • Knowledge of the regulatory environment regarding preclinical development of new drugs
  • Good command of English, both oral and written
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required