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Systems Pharmacology position available (Pfizer Location: La Jolla, CA)

From: Spilker, Mary <Mary.Spilker>
Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2015 16:48:28 +0000

All over the world, Pfizer colleagues are working together to positively im=
pact health for everyone, everywhere. Each position at Pfizer touches and c=
ontributes to the success of our business and our world. That's why, as one=
 of the global leaders in the biopharmaceutical industry, Pfizer is committ=
ed to seeking out inspired new talent who share our core values and mission=
 of making the world a healthier place.

Job Summary

A Systems Pharmacology Modeler position at the Principal Scientist level is=
 available in the Translational Modeling and Simulation group within Pharma=
cokinetics, Dynamics and Metabolism (PDM) New Biologic Entities (NBE). The =
successful applicant will apply state-of-the-art modeling and simulation me=
thods to preclinical studies that enable key drug discovery decisions from =
early discovery stages to the first-in-human study. As a member of multidis=
ciplinary project teams, the candidate will develop and implement quantitat=
ive systems pharmacology and mechanism-based PK-PD models which impact the =
quality of decisions regarding target prioritization, therapeutic modality =
selection, biomarker characterization, chemical, biotherapeutic optimizatio=
n and early clinical trial design. The individual will have an opportunity =
to support a wide range of projects, largely, but not exclusively, in the O=
ncology therapeutic area, covering small molecules and biotherapeutic modal=

Education & Training

This individual should hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in systems biology=
, pharmacometrics, pharmaceutical sciences, (bio)engineering, mathematics o=
r similar disciplines where modeling and simulation is emphasized, and 2+ y=
ears of academic or industrial experience in practical applications of syst=
ems pharmacology modeling and simulation. In particular, extensive experien=
ce in the areas of systems pharmacology/biology and/or mechanistic PK-PD mo=
deling is required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of emp=
loyment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color,=
 religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expressi=
on, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies wit=
h all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination=
 in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility ver=
ification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfi=
zer is an E-Verify employer.

How to Apply

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please visit http://www.pfiz= Search for job ID 1019241 and submit your application online=

Received on Wed Sep 23 2015 - 12:48:28 EDT

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