Lead Pharmacologist

Pharmacology Position in Vancouver
compensation will be commensurate with the selected candidate’s qualifications
Oct 18, 2017
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

Inception Sciences is a drug discovery company, with research sites in Vancouver, Montréal and San Diego.  In collaboration with pioneering academic researchers, Inception Sciences has created multiple new research programs and companies for translating breakthrough scientific insights into novel therapies. The Vancouver laboratory, presently consisting of in vitro biologists and medicinal chemists is expanding with the addition of a vivarium in January 2018. 

For more information on Inception Sciences please visit www.inceptionsci.ca.

Pharmacology Position in Vancouver

Inception Sciences Canada is currently seeking a lead pharmacologist to join our existing drug discovery team at our laboratories situated on Great Northern Way in Vancouver.  The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing the new vivarium, the development and execution of in vivo models and performing pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic studies.  The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary drug discovery team of chemists, biologists and DMPK scientists.


  • Ph.D. or M.Sc. with a minimum of five years’ experience in pharmacology with extensive hands-on experience in conducting in vivo efficacy studies, statistics and in vivo procedures, including drug administration
  • Demonstrated abilities to develop and implement new pharmacological models
  • A strong team player who enjoys scientific discovery and has the ability to communicate effectively in an interdisciplinary environment
  • The ideal candidate will have a broad knowledge in the areas of pharmacokinetics and immunology.  Experience in oncology is an asset
  • Prior experience in drug development in Pharma or Biotech industry is an asset

The position title, compensation and benefits will be commensurate with the selected candidate’s qualifications.  Relocation expenses for the successful candidate will be considered.  Inception Sciences is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment.

Please submit your CV and supporting documents to H-R@inceptionsci.ca