Visiting Scientist


This is a training program for international candidates who have a Ph.D. degree.

The candidate must be able to converse with the PI/CEO at a senior scientific level. 

The candidate must be undeniably competent in designing, executing, and troubleshooting experiments.  Daily activities include:

  • Conducting bench work in a timely manner to meet research project deadlines
  • Training in molecular biology, chemistry, and/or aptamer research and development techniques
  • Reviewing laboratory notebooks

The candidate will be trained to write effectively for project progress reports, prepare manuscripts for publication, and coordinate with research collaborators for grant applications.

>>What to Expect & Lab Culture

Schedule & Lab Hours (full-time)

Candidate Traits

The candidate must be meticulous when implementing and updating protocols and manuscripts, with strong attention to detail; however, they must also be able to step back and contribute to the overall scientific direction of each research project. That is, the candidate must have the elements of a tactician as well as a strategist on projects.

The candidate must be able to communicate effectively and clearly to all Aptagen team members, as well as to clients via email, on the phone, and in person during any on-site meetings. The candidate doesn’t have to be a seasoned scientist but must present themselves in a professional and scientific manner.

>>Preliminary Compensation

>>Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

>>Apply to the Program

Candidate Application

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  • Note: Time to complete the Program can be reduced by earning extra bonus credits. See FAQs for details.
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  • Must be within 4 months of interview date