A life science recruiter's blog on placing R&D professionals.

  • The Shift to CROs Continues

    The move of employees from big pharma to CROs continues as pharma tries to cut costs and become more nimble. I have written before about pharmaceutical companies outsourcing to CROs especially to CROs in China and here are two new stories on CRO action I recently came upon: 1.Covance to expand its CRO in Indianapolis Back […]

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  • Biopharma Jobs: Where Have They All Gone?

    Probably the most important news for my firm, Clark Executive Search, is about biopharma jobs, since I recruit in the life science area and for mostly R&D jobs. Over the last month or so I have noticed quite a few announcements regarding job cuts, the outlook for the industry and the availability of both biopharma […]

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  • The Latest Pharma News from a Pharma Recruiter

    As a biotech and pharma recruiter I read a great deal of pharma news in order to stay current. Because I recruit top life scientists who have either a PhD or MD (or both) for my biotechnology and pharmaceutical clients, it is important that I understand the latest pharma trends, drug discoveries, drug failures and […]

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  • A Biotech Recruiter Answers a Job Seeker’s Questions

    Recently I received an email via LinkedIn from a biotech job seeker who wanted to know if I recruited in CA and WA or just in NY where I am located. He is a Research Scientist with a PhD and so falls into my niche of potential candidates. I replied that I do indeed have clients […]

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