About the Company

Adagene Inc. (Nasdaq: ADAG) is a platform-driven, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to transforming the discovery and development of novel antibody-based cancer immunotherapies. Adagene combines computational biology and artificial intelligence to design novel antibodies that address unmet patient needs. Powered by its proprietary DPL platform, composed of NEObody, SAFEbody, and POWERbody technologies, Adagene’s highly differentiated pipeline features novel immunotherapy programs. Adagene has forged strategic collaborations with reputable global partners that leverage its technology in multiple approaches at the vanguard of science.

Job Summary

Adagene is looking for a Research Associate with biology, biochemistry, chemistry or other related disciplines. We are looking for a dedicated result-driven Research Associate who is interested in a career in clinical research to develop innovative immune-oncology medicines.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Assist in activities related to development and validation of multiplex IHC assays, multi-color Flow cytometry assays, MSD assays.
  • Perform biomarker testing of patient specimens from clinical trials, and conduct data analysis.
  • Maintain lab instruments, including preventive maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Support procurement function for the lab including ordering reagents and office supplies.
  • Assist in administrative supports as required


Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or other related disciplines
  • At least 1-2 years experiencing working in a research environment. 

Preferred Qualifications – Education and Experience

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience and understanding of molecular and cellular biological techniques directly applicable to the projects (i.e., FACS, MSD, IHC) is strongly preferred.
  • Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) experience preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employee

Adagene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics as outlined by federal, state, or local laws. Learn more about your EEO Rights as an applicant.

Adagene will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation.

Adagene will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law. If you are applying for a position in San Francisco, review the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance guidelines applicable in your area.

Adagene participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations as required by law. Learn more about the E-Verify program.

Adagene is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. Adagene is a drug-free workplace.