We are looking for a Science Writer/Researcher to join our dietary supplement research and development team and support ongoing research, formulation, and writing needs.
Hours: Full-time preferred, but hours are negotiable.
Write science-based content for Neurohacker Collective audiences, both internal and external.
Communicate the features and benefits of current products, goals, and ingredients to the sales and marketing team.
Conduct literature reviews on ingredients, factoring safety, efficacy, interactions, delivery needs, half-life, etc.
Research areas of wellness and identify ingredients for new formulations.
Work with formulation team to design new formulations for products that include the mechanisms and pathways we are seeking to target, and proposed ingredients that might appropriately affect those pathways, supported by good research.
Qualifications and Background:
Background in a relevant biological science: pharmacology, psychiatry, biochemistry, molecular biology, neuroscience, neurology, integrative medicine, nutrition, etc.
Knowledge and passion for human performance optimization, especially in cognition and longevity areas. Interest in nootropics and biohacking is also relevant.
Skilled at communicating scientific concepts and/or nutraceutical information to a consumer audience.
Ability to be assigned a research task (e.g., a dietary supplement ingredient, biochemical pathways, health topic) and develop sufficient expertise to summarize the relevant scientific understandings as they pertain to the development of nutraceutical formulations.
Ability to produce well-written academic, scientific, and general purpose content.
Work experience in the nutraceutical or pharmaceutical space is desired, but not required.
Some background in systems theory/complexity science desired, but not required.
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in chemistry, life sciences, nutritional, science, neurochemistry, integrative medicine, or related area.
Experience in researching and writing scientific topics for a range of audiences.
Previous experience in researching and/ or formulating nutraceuticals would be desired, but not required.
To help develop a life-changing, category-defining life sciences company.
To work with a team of cutting-edge thought leaders, scientists, entrepreneurs, industry experts, activists and visionaries - and an extended team of global influencers.
To learn a tremendous amount (about neuroscience, medicine, psychology, philosophy, evolution, business, leadership, communication, etc.) and be stretched and supported to grow personally and professionally.
To be supported in optimizing your own cognitive capabilities and psychological development with the best resources currently available anywhere.
To apply your full talents and heart to a project worthy of dedication.
To have your work, study, play, and contribution all be the same thing.
Key Culture Elements:
Category defining company focused on optimizing human well being and capability globally.
Advancing the cutting edge of consciousness studies, positive psychology, and neuroscience.
Excited by the therapeutic potential of entheogens and empathogens, while generally valuing sobriety and clear-mindedness.
Philosophically aligned with ethical, intentional, human optimization.
Would be comfortable with a work trip to Burning Man while being happy to dress and act professionally as circumstances dictate.
Extremely progressive cultural values, regarding politics, economics, the environment, religion and spirituality, relationships and sexuality, and pretty much everything.
Focused on redesigning civilization to create sustainable abundance for all - rather than focused on winning at this version of it.
Transparent honest workplace, real friendships between team members, no corporate facades, no elephants to avoid - while being able to hold appropriate confidentialities and act with discernment and discreteness where relevant.
Startup phase company with a seasoned executive team and clear plans for rapid growth to a game-changing global company.
Partnered with many leading academic and scientific institutions with world-class partners.
Neurohacker Collective is located in the beautiful coastal town of Encinitas, California. We offer a variety of quality Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life, AD&D, Short and Long-Term Disability, Bonus Profit Plans and a flexible results-oriented work environment. We also offer complimentary product to team members and generous friends and family discounts.
Our mission is to create products and education for radical human optimization - to empower people to realize their full potential.
Neurohacker Collective is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, mental
or physical disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender orientation or expression, marital status or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic under applicable federal or state law.