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Postdoctoral RA opportunity in M&S

From: Mochel, Jonathan P [B M S] <jmochel>
Date: Tue, 20 Dec 2016 12:11:25 +0000

Dear colleagues,

The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University invites applica=
tions for a full-time Postdoctoral research associate position in Pharmacol=
ogy Modeling and Simulation within the Department of Biomedical Sciences (B=
In this position the individual will develop and apply mathematical models =
that are relevant to the field of Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology =
to aid in Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics predictions in multiple spe=
The focus of the applicant's research will pertain to the analysis of clini=
cal data obtained from spontaneous animal models of human diseases with a s=
pecial focus on oncology, internal medicine (e.g IBD research), cardiology =
and infectious diseases.
The ultimate goal of this research, which falls under the scope of the One =
Health initiative consists in bridging the knowledge gap between experiment=
al (i.e rodent) models and human patients, using information from spontaneo=
us animal diseases.

Required Education and Experience
Successful candidates should have a Ph.D. in Pharmacometrics, Bioengineerin=
g, Systems Pharmacology, or other related fields (including Mathematics, Bi=
ostatistics and Bioinformatics). The candidate should have experience with =
nonlinear mixed-effects (population) models with extensive programming and =
software proficiency including but not restricted to: Monolix or NONMEM, Si=
mBiology, Matlab, R, SAS, Gastroplus or SimCYP. Excellent organizational, c=
ommunication and computer skills are required.

About Iowa State University
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Resea=
rch University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universit=
ies (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top publi=
c universities in the nation. Over 34,000 students are enrolled, and served=
 by over 6,100 faculty and staff (see Ames, Iowa is a pro=
gressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des=
 Moines, and recently voted second best most livable small city in the nati=
on (see
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excelle=
nce through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualifi=
ed applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. =
ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work=
-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE instituti=

Interested individuals should submit an up-to-date Resume, together with a =
Statement of Research Interests and Goals, and Contact Information for Thre=
e References to Dr. Jonathan P Mochel at jmochel
More information on the position can be found on the University website at:=

Received on Tue Dec 20 2016 - 07:11:25 EST

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