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Study Director Metabolism

Covance 3/19/2019 4:40:43 PM
JOB ID: 29409 Category: Scientific Advanced
Madison, Wisconsin

   

 

Job Overview

We have a great opportunity for a STUDY DIRECTOR, METABOLISM to join the Metabolism team at our Madison, WI site. This position will focus on ocular pharmacokinetics and pharmacology, and ADME studies. Must be grounded in the DMPK sciences and be able to evaluate and provide guidance on complex Ocular Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacology proposals and projects. Experience with drug metabolism and Ocular Toxicology and ocular drug delivery also useful. Covance's work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on millions of lives worldwide. Be a part of this life-saving work.

Some of the duties include:

* Must have thorough understanding of Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics
* Experience and understanding of Ocular Disease and current standards of care and therapy desired
* Understanding of Ocular drug delivery options and Ocular assessments such as Ocular electrophysiology (ex: ERG) and ocular imaging (ex: OCT, various photography methods, etc) in laboratory animals desired.
* Experience with use of Radioisotopes desired.
* May have the opportunity to act as Study Director for other Metabolism Department projects depending on Experience .
* Experience with Mass Spectrometry and Metabolite Identification desired.
* Reviews RFIs or RFPs and provides technical feasibility assessment and guidance to Covance management and the client in the proposal process.
* Provides scientific guidance for peers or junior scientists, including chemistry operations or in-life operations staff, regarding study conduct of highly technically complex or specialized procedures and to foster development of general expertise in the field
* Scientist will collaborate with, and possibly lead, peers in multidiscipline program or project teams.
* Scientist will act as Study Director for projects, may act as Study Director across Metabolism and Safety Assessment department

What we're looking for in you:

* PhD, 2-10 years of relevant CRO or Pharma Experience .
* Or equivalent combination of Education and Experience .
* Must be well grounded in DMPK sciences and processes.
* Experience and understanding of Ocular Disease and current standards of care and therapy desired
* Experience with Ocular physiology, ocular pharmacology and ophthalmology, able to evaluate and provide guidance on complex Ocular Pharmacology proposals and projects, Experience with Ocular Pharmacokinetics and Ocular Toxicology and ocular drug delivery also useful
* Understanding of Ocular drug delivery options and Ocular assessments such as Ocular electrophysiology (ex: ERG) and ocular imaging (ex: OCT, various photography methods, etc) in laboratory animals desired

There is no better time to join us!

Education/Qualifications

See above.

Experience may substitute for Education

Experience ins a CRO or Pharma setting is valuable.

Experience

PhD, 2-10 years of relevant CRO or Pharma Experience .

Or equivalent combination of Education and Experience .


Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Madison, WI - Wisconsin



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