Meet Our Team

There are two sides to every Casmaniac.
Select a team member below to see their other side.

Sam
Sam
Biology

“I chose Casma because the incredibly supportive and collaborative environment here fosters learning and scientific discovery.”

Sam
Sam
Biology
Adam
Adam
Biology

“I chose Casma because this company has assembled a unique team with the expertise, drive, and enthusiasm to deliver novel therapies for patients.”

Adam
Adam
Biology
Ward
Ward
Biochemistry

“The combination of company culture that fosters creativity and collaboration, and ground- breaking science to address unmet patient needs in rare disease, oncology and neurodegenerative diseases drew me to Casma.”

Ward
Ward
Biochemistry
Donald
Donald
Biology

“Casma places a high premium on building a collaborative environment to foster scientific discovery and improve patient outcomes, which aligns with my character and vision.”

Donald
Donald
Biology
Surina
Surina
Biochemistry

“I chose Casma because it’s a team with an excellent and equal focus on Science and Culture. It’s fun to work with such a nice bunch of people!”

Surina
Surina
Biochemistry
Frank G.
Frank G.
Business Development & Operations

“I’m at Casma because I want to be part of a team that brings hope to those who are suffering from incurable diseases. We can dramatically affect the lives of many. Plus, this is a very special culture.”

Frank G.
Frank G.
Business Development & Operations
Devon
Devon
Biology

“I strongly value our commitment to scientific exploration into the mechanisms of autophagy to discover critically-needed therapies for patients. I’m proud to be part of a team that clearly enjoys working together to reach this goal”

Devon
Devon
Biology
Leslie
Leslie
Operations

“Casma empowers our voices through its diverse and inclusive culture. I am proud to work for a company that values its team members as much as it aspires to create medical solutions for so many deserving patients!”

Leslie
Leslie
Operations
Erik
Erik
Medicinal Chemistry

“Learning from data and then leading a decisive path forward is the heart of discovery. Casma gave me a unique opportunity to join a courageous team doing groundbreaking science to treat diseases that impact the lives of patients.”

Erik
Erik
Medicinal Chemistry
Rohini
Rohini
Biomarker Discovery

“I chose Casma because of the awesome science and the opportunity to work on biomarker discovery and eventually these biomarkers can serve as markers for diseases that can be used in clinical trials.”

Rohini
Rohini
Biomarker Discovery
Ian
Ian
Co-op

“I chose Casma because of the opportunity to learn and explore so many interesting areas of science and everyone’s openness to help make it an awesome place to grow as a scientist!”

Ian
Ian
Co-op
Christina
Christina
In Vivo Pharmacology

“At Casma everyone is passionate about performing awesome science and we are all working toward the same goal: developing therapies that will improve the lives of patients.”

Christina
Christina
In Vivo Pharmacology
Donal
Donal
Biology

“I wholeheartedly agree with Casma’s mindset of strength through collaboration. Teamwork is the most important aspect of a successful program, and Casma is the perfect example of a seasoned team working well together. I am excited to be a part of it!”

Donal
Donal
Biology
Elena
Elena
Compound Management

“Drug discovery requires exceptional teamwork, involving multiple disciplines. Casma gave me a fantastic opportunity to contribute to what this great team is  doing to address unmet medical needs.”

Elena
Elena
Compound Management
Jian
Jian
Medicinal Chemistry

“I chose Casma because we have an amazing team and we are doing exciting and challenging science. I believe Casma will bring out my best potential as a person and as a professional.”

Jian
Jian
Medicinal Chemistry
Leon
Leon
Biology

“The most important value to me is ‘courage’ because Casma is trying to do something new. We’ve created a great culture of inclusivity and fun, and we place the needs of patients first.”

Leon
Leon
Biology
Matt
Matt
Biology

“I love Casma’s data-driven, rigorous, and transparent team approach in developing therapies to help patients and being a leader in the science of autophagy.”

Matt
Matt
Biology
John
John
Biomarker Discovery

“Our collaborative model enables us to make new connections and quickly advance our science.”

John
John
Biomarker Discovery
Albert
Albert
Biology

“I chose Casma because I wanted to grow as a person and a scientist, and join a team of like-minded people who love science and strive to develop a ground-breaking product.”

Albert
Albert
Biology
Jeff
Jeff
Drug Discovery

“The best example of ‘strength through collaboration’ is that we are able to quadruple the size of our discovery team by collaborating seamlessly with outsourced partners across the globe.”

Jeff
Jeff
Drug Discovery
Courteney
Courteney
Operations & Benefits

“I love working directly with so many who are passionate to create potential life-changing therapies. I truly have never enjoyed my job and the people I work with more than I do at Casma!”

Courteney
Courteney
Operations & Benefits
Melanie
Melanie
Finance & Operations

“Knowing that being a member of the Casma community will have a huge positive impact on patients drew me in. This incredible culture makes it even more exciting to come to work.”

Melanie
Melanie
Finance & Operations
Jarrod
Jarrod
IT + Informatics

“The culture at Casma empowers everyone to ‘always do the right thing.’ We hire smart people and we trust them. Because of this, our team is dedicated, happy, and willing to go above and beyond.”

Jarrod
Jarrod
IT + Informatics
Laura
Laura
Co-op

“I chose Casma due to the collaborative nature of the company! I love that I can easily interact and grow with everyone even if we’re not working in the same field.”

Laura
Laura
Co-op
Mike L.
Mike L.
Business Development

“For me, Casma was the perfect fit in that it brings together great science with great people.”

Mike L.
Mike L.
Business Development
Jorge
Jorge
Medicinal Chemistry

“For all our technological advances, unmet needs persist across many diseases. Only by doing ‘awesome science’ and taking scientific risks can we tackle these and improve the quality of life for millions.”

Jorge
Jorge
Medicinal Chemistry
Tim
Tim
Biology

“I chose Casma after seeing their commitment to rigorous research. We’re pushing the autophagy field forward by focusing as much on understanding target mechanism as evaluating target efficacy.”

Tim
Tim
Biology
Sally
Sally
Biology

”Casma brings together passionate and smart people in a challenging field, while still valuing culture and a really fun environment. We all align in our mission to provide therapies to patients with high unmet medical need.”

Sally
Sally
Biology
Caren
Caren
People & Culture

“Casma has the ‘courage to listen, learn, lead’ built into its DNA. Our Casmaniacs’ integrity and drive will help us go the distance — becoming a fully-integrated biotech bringing drugs to patients in need.”

Caren
Caren
People & Culture
Jon
Jon
Biology

“We rigorously and exhaustively study the autophagy pathway to uncover the best possible treatment options for patients. This gets me out of bed every day!”

Jon
Jon
Biology
Abby
Abby
Lab Operations

“Our team’s passion for the science and culture is unrivaled. I love that Casmaniac’s “always do the right thing.” Not only do we work to better the lives of patients, we also do this for our own community through outreach and service.”

Abby
Abby
Lab Operations
Keith
Keith
Grand Poobah

“The people who join us value making a difference. At Casma, they find a team that’s transparent, enabled, and driven to develop cures for serious diseases. This fits what I want to do with my life.”

Keith
Keith
Grand Poobah
Dahlia
Dahlia
Biology

“Medical breakthroughs for patients are my greatest motivator when I enter the lab each day. Casma offers a unique opportunity to address unmet needs for patients by harnessing the potential of autophagic therapeutics.”

Dahlia
Dahlia
Biology
Kim
Kim
Translational Medicine

“I chose Casma to have the opportunity to work with a great team to bring cutting-edge therapies to patients in need.”

Kim
Kim
Translational Medicine
Zapporah
Zapporah
Biology

“My favorite core value at Casma is courage to listen. It ensures that all feel safe to provide input. Casmaniacs can trust that their contributions are received and valued. When everyone has the opportunity to share their unique gifts, creativity and innovation will overflow!”

Zapporah
Zapporah
Biology
Srujana
Srujana
Biology

I have come to understand that a team of science enthusiasts who believe in collaboration are certain to foster a scientific discovery. And that is why my favorite core value at Casma is strength through collaboration.

Srujana
Srujana
Biology
Andy
Andy
Computational Chemistry

“Drug discovery requires exceptional teamwork, involving multiple disciplines. Casma gave me a fantastic opportunity to contribute to what this great team is  doing to address unmet medical needs.”

Andy
Andy
Computational Chemistry
Nate
Nate
Biology

“Awesome Science: Why? I believe that the ability to develop truly transformative and novel therapies starts with a rigorous data-driven team that always lets the science lead the way.”

Nate
Nate
Biology
Phil
Phil
Biology

“Brilliant science. Great people.”

Phil
Phil
Biology
Dan O.
Dan O.
Translational Medicine

“Working at Casma has given me the unique opportunity to continue my work as a physician scientist to address unmet needs for patient communities. It’s truly all about the patient.”

Dan O.
Dan O.
Translational Medicine
Frank B.
Frank B.
Biophysicis

“One of our core values ‘medical breakthroughs for patients’ speaks to my motto: If we can help one person, we’ve left the world a better place.”

Frank B.
Frank B.
Biophysicis
Rishel
Rishel
Biology

“As a Casmaniac, I am committed to doing the right thing by challenging the status quo for treatable diseases and utilizing small molecules to degrade disease-causing proteins. We all challenge ourselves daily to create the therapies of tomorrow.”

Rishel
Rishel
Biology
Lexi
Lexi
Biology

“For me, it’s all about the patient. I started my science career on a project that led to the treatment of a child. Since then my love of science drives me to identify therapeutics to improve patients’ lives. I love that it is a core value at Casma!”

Lexi
Lexi
Biology
Dan B.
Dan B.
Drug Discovery Biology

“Casma is doing something truly novel in a space – autophagy – where knowledge is growing rapidly, and I want to be at the leading edge of this wave.”

Dan B.
Dan B.
Drug Discovery Biology
Colleen
Colleen
Finance

“It is exciting for me to be part of building a company where our scientific outcomes will have a profound impact on patients and their families.”

Colleen
Colleen
Finance
Tim
Tim
Biology

“I chose Casma because cutting-edge science, innovation and commitment to patients is at the heart of daily life here and I want to be a part of that.”

Tim
Tim
Biology
Gary
Gary
Biochemistry

“I joined Casma due to the focus on community, collaboration, and groundbreaking science in the field of autophagy.”

Gary
Gary
Biochemistry

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Our Core Values

Careers

Why Casma?

At Casma, we are pioneering novel strategies to boost autophagy to arrest or reverse the progression of a wide range of diseases. We believe our work will one day enable people with diseases that are neglected or inadequately treated to live their lives to the fullest.

We believe in the power of individual employees and the strength of the Casma team to have a positive impact on the lives of patients and their families.

Why Me?

We are united by a commitment to focus our energies and talent every day to discover solutions for patients.

Best Places to Work

We’re honored to be named a Fierce 15 company by Fierce Biotech and one of Boston’s Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal.

 

Social Distancing Picnic - September 2020

Social Distancing Picnic - September 2020

Open Positions

At Casma, the well-being of our employees and their families is important to us. We offer comprehensive and competitive benefits designed to promote the health and financial well-being of our employees and their families.

Note to Recruitment Agencies: We are currently not partnering with staffing firms, so please do not forward agency resumes at this time. Casma Therapeutics is not responsible for any fees related to resumes that are unsolicited.

Casma provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or conditions related to pregnancy, or genetics.