Associate Director, PK & Safety Pharmacology
- Leading, managing, and mentoring the internal in vivo team.
- Manage preclinical validation platform.
- Responsible for PK and safety strategies.
- Assisting with the evaluation, optimization, and management of preclinical CROs.
- Oversight of vivarium management and membership in the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee.
- Contribution to preclinical strategy, vision, and operation.
Requirements of the Associate Director, Preclinical Pharmacology:
- PhD in life science related discipline with 10 years experience, including 3 years leading/managing pharmacology teams.
- Strong understanding of development of animal models and general physiology in a drug discovery setting.
- Previous experience with vendor management of external preclinical CROs.
- Background in oncology discovery and toxicology helpful.
- Experience with IND enabling studies.
- Highly organized and detail oriented with experience developing and executing project plans, timelines, and budget management.
- Excellent working ability across a highly matrixed environment.
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