Who we are:
Calico is a research and development company whose mission is to harness advanced technologies to increase our understanding of the biology that controls lifespan. We will use that knowledge to devise interventions that enable people to lead longer and healthier lives. Executing on this mission will require an unprecedented level of interdisciplinary effort and a long-term focus for which funding is already in place.
Calico is seeking a Pathologist to support basic and translational research. This position offers the exciting opportunity to establish a new initiative supporting Calico’s translational medicine with a focus on aging and age-related diseases. The successful candidate will have responsibility for Calico’s research pathology, both in-house and external collaborations, and will be expected to oversee the pre-clinical pathology studies as the programs advance into clinical drug development. The Pathologist is expected to define our long-range strategy in support of our experimental medicine initiatives; develop innovative image analysis techniques (including machine learning); and automation to enable digital pathology. Calico provides a scientifically stimulating and collaborative working environment and promotes a culture of data-driven scientific investigation and publication.
DVM and PhD or the equivalent degree with at least 5 years of post-doctoral experience in a research environment in academia or the pharmaceutical industry. The candidate should have a successful scientific career as evidenced by publications, patents, IND filings etc. Previous experience with computational approaches to digital pathology is required.