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GlaxoSmithKline-University of Florida Post Doctoral Fellowship

From: Rajendra Pratap Singh <rajendraps10>
Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:07:24 -0500

> Clinical Pharmacology Modeling and Simulation department at
> GlaxoSmithKline in collaboration with College of Pharmacy, University of
> Florida is offering a two year postdoctoral fellowship in clinical
> pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics and pharmacometrics. The overall goal o=
> the position is to provide the postdoctoral fellow with research experien=
> in both an industry and academic setting to aid the fellow’s deve=
lopment as
> an independent researcher who has the skills and experience to pursue a
> career in industry, academia, or a research/drug development setting.

> During the first year, the fellow will participate in clinical
> pharmacology, pharmacokinetic and metabolism studies and mathematical
> modeling with faculties at College of Pharmacy, University of Florida.
> The post doctoral fellow will be involved in the design, conduct and data
> analysis of clinical pharmacology studies as part of the learning
> experience.

> During the second year at GlaxoSmithKline, King of Prussia PA, the fellow
> will be part of a group that applies state-of-the-art quantitative
> methodologies to the development of compounds in the GSK portfolio, such =
> population pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic analyses,
> exposure-response, disease progression modeling and clinical trial
> simulations. The fellow may contribute to the design and analysis of
> first-time-in-human, proof-of-concept, drug-drug interaction or other
> clinical pharmacology studies. Using advanced techniques, the fellow may
> participate in modeling and simulation efforts for quantitative decision
> making to enhance study design, support candidate selection, provide dose
> rationale, and/or benchmark against competitor compounds.

> Minimum Requirements:
> Preferred qualifications for the position are Ph.D. or equivalent in
> pharmacokinetics, pharmacology, mathematics or relevant discipline with a=
> interest in pursuing a career in clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics,
> and/or pharmacometrics. Familiarity with basic statistical methodologies,
> prior experience with modeling and simulation and software tools like
> NONMEM, Monolix, R is a plus.

> Application Process:
> The fellowship starts July 1, 2015. A competitive stipend, health
> insurance, and travel to scientific meetings will be offered. Interested
> individuals should submit, via e-mail, a letter describing their personal
> goals as related to the fellowship, curriculum vitae, and three
> professional references to:
> Hartmut Derendorf, Ph.D.
> Distinguished Professor and Chair
> V. Ravi Chandran Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences
> Department of Pharmaceutics, College of Pharmacy
> University of Florida
> E-mail: hartmut
> And,
> Rajendra Singh, Ph.D.
> Clinical Pharmacology Modeling and Simulation,
> GlaxoSmithKline, King of Prussia, PA 19406
> E-mail: rajendra.8.singh

Received on Fri Feb 20 2015 - 09:07:24 EST

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