Published: 22 August 2019
In a recent podcast, Bioscent’s Chief Scientific Officer, Dr Phil Jones, talks about his career and what he has learned along the way.
Dr Phil Jones says: “For me, drug hunting is almost the perfect job. I like chemistry, using it to interact with biological systems is really challenging, and ultimately you’re trying to make something that benefits patients which is incredibly worthwhile.”
In this podcast, Phil discussed the importance of becoming an expert in this field; why having good people around you is vital; how the role of the chemist is changing; and the crucial role of networking and interacting with different kinds of people to expand knowledge.
To listen to the interview in full, click here or search for 'Careers in Discovery' on Spotify, iTunes or Google Podcasts.
Careers in Discovery is a window into the world of pharma and biotech. Featuring interviews each week with leaders in drug discovery and R&D, listeners learn about the careers of influential figures, the work they are doing, how they got to where they are and what advice they would give their younger selves.
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