< Back to Jobs

Research Analyst

Ghost Tree Capital

Remote/Flexible | New York City, NY

Posted May 4

Job Description

Research Analyst, Ghost Tree Capital, New York, NY

Ghost Tree Capital (GTC), a healthcare-focused equity long/short hedge fund, is seeking a Research Analyst to join their biotechnology investment team.  This position is ideal for someone with a passion and background in novel therapies to treat unmet medical needs, who seeks to apply their knowledge towards investing in a dynamic biopharmaceutical industry.


  • Analyze clinical trial results, basic science/pre-clinical data and financial information
  • Evaluate drug pipelines by attending medical conferences, reading scientific journals, speaking with key experts and conducting proprietary surveys
  • Attend investment conferences and interview company management 
  • Construct market models/forecasts for various diseases and therapeutic categories
  • Closely monitor clinical, regulatory and reimbursement developments 


  • Advanced scientific or medical degree (PhD or MD preferred, MS considered depending on research area)
  • Track record of outstanding academic performance 
  • Demonstrated research excellence (through grants, awards, publications, patents, etc.)
  • Critical thinking and strong problem-solving skills 
  • Highly organized, detailed-oriented and ability to communicate in a concise & organized manner
  • Impeccable integrity, strong work ethic and team player 
  • Prior work experience is a plus, but not a requirement at the following:  private or public investment firm, strategy consulting firm, investment bank/equity research, or biopharmaceutical company

Salary and total compensation will match candidate credentials.  

We offer company-paid health benefits for employees and a 401(k) plan. 

This position is at will and subject to pre-employment background and/or reference checks.

Invite Friends To Join Doc