Senior Scientist - DMPK

Location
Fremont, California
Posted
Oct 16, 2018
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

We are seeking a scientist with expertise in Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics (DMPK) who enjoys working on hard-to-treat diseases. As a member of our Biology team, you will work across multiple challenging research areas to help advance Verseon’s current and future drugs from in vivo disease models to pre-clinical and then clinical trials.

Within our drug discovery team, you will find a collaborative and fast-paced, multi-disciplinary research environment. Your responsibilities will include managing PK workflow and results, evaluating dosing requirements, creating PK/PD models, and overseeing strategic planning for the DMPK team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on finding effective treatments for a wide range of diseases.

Qualifications:

  • PhD in Biology or related discipline with at least 5 years of industry experience
  • Expertise in in vivo physiology, pharmacology, and/or toxicology
  • Hands-on proficiency in rodent injections, oral gavages, and surgical procedures
  • Strong understanding of pharmacokinetics and drug metabolism