Principal Toxicologist

Tarrytown, NY, United States
May 28, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are looking for a Principal Toxicologist in the Drug Safety and Pharmacometrics group. This person utilizes her/his scientific background to lead nonclinical development programs with minimal direction. The person in this role is expected to have a deep understanding of global regulatory guidelines. They will ensure all aspects of nonclinical safety are met enabling progression of assigned programs at all stages of clinical development. We expect that this person will also lead multiple programs, demonstrating the ability to prioritize and meet timelines with high quality results. The Principal Toxicologist will demonstrate leadership, project influence and provide strategic direction on applicable programs.

- Act as toxicology lead on research and development project teams setting non-clinical safety assessment strategy

- Assist management in developing regulatory risk assessment strategies, program budgets, and timing of toxicology studies in relation to regulatory and clinical milestones.

- Work in collaboration with subject matter experts across the organization as needed to design and execute toxicology development programs in support of clinical development.

- Interacting with contract research organizations to coordinate, design, supervise, and report toxicology and safety pharmacology studies

- Effectively communicate toxicology findings to project teams, senior management and regulators.

- Prepare, review and edit toxicology sections of regulatory documents and participate in meetings with regulatory agencies as the need arises.

- Maintain currency with GLP regulations and ICH, FDA and EMEA non-clinical safety guidelines.

- Evaluate, select and monitor toxicology studies at various domestic and international

- You enjoy both internal and external collaboration

- You want to both drive internal process optimization and mentor and/or supervise junior toxicology staff.

- You keep up with the latest scientific developments by reading the current literature and attending conferences.

This position requires a minimum of a Ph.D. + ≥ 5 years, or Master's Degree in pharmacology, toxicology or closely related biological science, and ≥ 15 years, working in toxicology/safety assessment, drug development, or contract research organization. Board Certification in Toxicology desirable.

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