Clinical Pharmacology Scientist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Pharmacology
  3. United States
San Francisco, USA
Posting date: 05 Feb 2020
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Clinical Pharmacology Scientist with a biopharmaceutical company located in San Francisco, CA. Successful candidate will define and execute clinical pharmacology components of drug development programs, including planning, designing and oversight of studies

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute clinical pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic analyses to support portfolio projects.
  • Apply quantitative approaches to develop and implement translational PK/PD strategies, inform dose and dosing regimen selection and support product development decisions.
  • Participate on and provide input to project teams.
  • Contribute to regulatory documents (INDs, clinical trial documents including protocols and study reports, IBs, NDAs).

Skills and Requirements:

  • Medical degree, PharmD or PhD (or equivalent) with at least 3-5 years' experience in pharmaceutical drug development.
  • Good working knowledge of the drug discovery and development process.
  • Background in pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacometrics, mathematics, (bio)statistics, biomedical engineering, or a related field.
  • Demonstrated success in executing clinical pharmacology programs and quantitative drug development (population and mechanistic PK/PD modeling and simulations) through regulatory filings (IND, NDA/BLA, MAA).
  • Scientific excellence as demonstrated through track record of publications or presentations in clinical pharmacology and application of quantitative methods in drug development.
  • Proficiency in R, NONMEM, Phoenix WinNonlin, NLME, Matlab, SAS, or other similar applications.
  • Experience in performing population PK and PK/PD analyses using pharmacometric software.
  • Experience in experimental study design, problem solving, critical data analysis and interpretation.
  • Scientific understanding of biopharmaceutics, ADME, and clinical pharmacology.
  • Good written and verbal communication, interdisciplinary collaboration and problem solving skills and ability to work in a face paced environment.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Sofia Amark at (+1) 646-367-2764 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.