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Top 25 Arrowhead Research Corporation Interview Questions
Question 1 of 29
Why did you choose a career in the Pharma/Biotech industry?
"I chose a career in Pharma/Biotech because I have always had an attraction to the study of medicine, and science, and the correlation between them. It's an ever changing industry which never becomes dull."
The interviewer would like to know what drew you into a career within their industry. Show the hiring manager that you have a natural attraction to this particular industry and that you're here to stay.
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List of Arrowhead Research Corporation Interview Questions
  1. Why did you choose a career in the Pharma/Biotech industry?
  2. List 3 qualities that make you the best candidate for Arrowhead Research Corporation.
  3. How many years have you worked in the Pharma/Biotech industry? What keeps you interested in our line of work?
  4. What industry related changes do you foresee in the next 12 months?
  5. How do you stay informed on changes in the Pharma/Biotech industry?
  6. This position requires a minimum Bachelor's Degree in a science related field. Walk me through your post-secondary education.
  7. If you could choose any special area of focus with Arrowhead Research Corporation, which would you choose?
  8. Would you further your post-secondary education to include a PhD in your field?
  9. In your opinion, what is the biggest development in Biotechnology in the past 3 years?
  10. In your opinion, what is the biggest development in Pharmaceuticals in the past 3 years?
  11. If you could choose any area in your field to study further, which area would you focus on? How you do feel that would help you with a career at Arrowhead Research Corporation?
  12. Do you prefer to work with studies related to humans, animals, or plant life?
  13. If you could research any particular disorder, disease, or illness which one would you choose, and why?
  14. Tell me about your greatest work related accomplishment.
  15. Tell me about a project you completed recently that was ahead of schedule.
  16. When have you had to adapt your workload due to increasing demand from your supervisors?
  17. Describe your three greatest accomplishments to date.
  18. How does this position fit into your career goals?
  19. Who would you say inspires you?
  20. What work situations excite and motivate you?
  21. How did you bring value to your last position?
  22. How do you manage a large workload?
  23. How do you determine priorities when you have multiple projects due?
  24. When have you shown great integrity at work?
  25. How do you define success?
  26. Describe to me your ideal employer.
  27. What are your salary expectations?
  28. Are you applying for any other jobs?
  29. How would you rate your performance in this interview so far?
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Arrowhead Research Corporation Information
Arrowhead Research Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted RNAi therapeutics. The company is leveraging its proprietary drug delivery technologies to develop targeted drugs based on the RNA interference mechanism that efficiently silence disease-causing genes. Arrowhead technologies also enable partners to create peptide-drug conjugates that specifically home to cell types of interest while sparing off-target tissues. ArrowheadÂ’s pipeline includes clinical programs in chronic hepatitis B virus and obesity and partner-based programs in oncology. Arrowhead's pipeline is intended to drive value directly through the clinical development process and to provide proof of concept for the platform technologies. We actively seek collaboration and licensing agreements with leading biopharmaceutical companies to advance the development and commercialization of our technology platforms and drug candidates. Partnerships provide access external expertise and capital to complement our internal research and create commercialization opportunities in areas outside of our core focus.
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Question 1 of 29
Why did you choose a career in the Pharma/Biotech industry?
"I chose a career in Pharma/Biotech because I have always had an attraction to the study of medicine, and science, and the correlation between them. It's an ever changing industry which never becomes dull."
The interviewer would like to know what drew you into a career within their industry. Show the hiring manager that you have a natural attraction to this particular industry and that you're here to stay.
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Question 2 of 29
List 3 qualities that make you the best candidate for Arrowhead Research Corporation.
"I understand that this role requires stand-out skills in organization, leadership, and an energetic demeanour. I would say that these are 3 of my top skills, and I have many others! My references would attest to these skills as well."
After researching Arrowhead Research Corporation you should have a strong idea of the qualities they admire most in their candidates. Discuss the qualities that will help you to stand out as a top candidate.
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Question 3 of 29
How many years have you worked in the Pharma/Biotech industry? What keeps you interested in our line of work?
"I have worked within Pharma/Biotech for the past 15 years. I started in a lab assistant role and am now at the supervisory level with my current company. I stay in this industry because the opportunities are endless. I would be thrilled to continue my career growth in this industry with Arrowhead Research Corporation."
Take a few minutes to walk the interviewer through your work history, highlighting the most relevant positions and skills. Talk to the interviewer about your desire to work for Arrowhead Research Corporation long term.
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Question 4 of 29
What industry related changes do you foresee in the next 12 months?
"I read on your website that Arrowhead Research Corporation is expected to see a 43% increase in the sales of product ABC. This really piqued my interest as I have seen reports that forecast a strong increase in the use of product ABC for alternate medical therapies. There are continual changes in this industry but I see this particular one being very significant in the upcoming months."
Assure the interviewer that you have a keen and honest interest in this industry by discussing the growth and change that you foresee in this next year. If the organization itself has any upcoming news or changes, be sure to mention these as well.
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Question 5 of 29
How do you stay informed on changes in the Pharma/Biotech industry?
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This position requires a minimum Bachelor's Degree in a science related field. Walk me through your post-secondary education.
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If you could choose any special area of focus with Arrowhead Research Corporation, which would you choose?
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Would you further your post-secondary education to include a PhD in your field?
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In your opinion, what is the biggest development in Biotechnology in the past 3 years?
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In your opinion, what is the biggest development in Pharmaceuticals in the past 3 years?
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If you could choose any area in your field to study further, which area would you focus on? How you do feel that would help you with a career at Arrowhead Research Corporation?
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Do you prefer to work with studies related to humans, animals, or plant life?
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If you could research any particular disorder, disease, or illness which one would you choose, and why?
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Tell me about your greatest work related accomplishment.
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Tell me about a project you completed recently that was ahead of schedule.
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When have you had to adapt your workload due to increasing demand from your supervisors?
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Describe your three greatest accomplishments to date.
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How does this position fit into your career goals?
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Who would you say inspires you?
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What work situations excite and motivate you?
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How did you bring value to your last position?
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How do you manage a large workload?
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How do you determine priorities when you have multiple projects due?
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When have you shown great integrity at work?
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How do you define success?
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Describe to me your ideal employer.
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What are your salary expectations?
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Are you applying for any other jobs?
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How would you rate your performance in this interview so far?
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