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Post-doctoral Associate Position at CPSP (Orlando, FL)

From: Bihorel,Sihem <sihem.bihorel>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:27:03 +0000

Post-doctoral Associate Position
Posting date: 1/23/2017
Position: Two years Pharmaceutical industry sponsored in affiliation with U=
F, full time, post-doctoral associate in Pharmacometrics. The start date wi=
ll be March 2017.
Department: Center for Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology (CPSP) at O=
rlando, FL, University of Florida
Faculty member: Dr. Sihem Bihorel. MS., PharmD., PhD
Position description: The CPSP at Orlando, FL, in collaboration with Pharma=
ceutical indusrty is seeking a talented, highly motivated, and energetic po=
st-doctoral associate with expertise in mathematical modeling and simulatio=
n. The aim of the project is the development of a new mathematical model ai=
ming at understanding a drug mechanism of action in the field of immuno-onc=
ology. Progress in this area will have not only fundamental scientific impa=
ct but also accrue immediate, broad practical benefits for the discovery of=
 new therapeutic agents and biomarkers.

During the two years training at the CPSP, the post-doctoral candidate will=
 have the opportunity to gain a breadth of experience in:

* Development and qualification of pharmacokinetic (PK) and pharmac=
odynamic (PD) models

* Development and evaluation of numerical and computational methods=
 for pharmacometrics data analysis

* Development and qualification of visualization tools in pharmacom=

* Report within the project in terms of written reports/publication=
s and oral presentations

Qualifications required:
The ideal candidate should have:

* A doctoral degree (PhD) in Pharmacometrics, Pharmaceutics, System=
s Biology/Pharmacology, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Computational Bio=
logy, Biostatistics, Applied Mathematics, Theoritical Biology, or related q=
uantitative data-heavy discipline.

* Handling of one or more of pharmacometrics softwares: R, MATLAB, =
Monolix, NONMEM, Phoenix ...etc.

* Ability to work as part of a team and independently.

* Skillful English writing ability with first author publications i=
n peer reviewed journals.

* Strong oral communication skills.

* Interest in pursuing a career in Pharmacometrics, and/or clinical=

How to apply: Please send CV, a brief letter of interest, and the names and=
 email addresses of three referees to Dr. Sihem Bihorel, MS., PharmD., PhD =
via e-mail to sihem.bihorel
CPSP Overview: The CPSP ( is located in the U=
niversity of Florida Academic & Research Center at the Lake Nona Medical Ci=
ty about 5 miles southeast of the Orlando International Airport. The CPSP p=
rovides an academic home to a multidisciplinary and integrative, quantitati=
ve clinical pharmacology program in drug development and regulatory science=
. Lake Nona Medical City ( is a landm=
ark for Orlando and a premier location for medical care, research and educa=
tion. It is anchored by University of Central Florida Medical School, the S=
anford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, the newest VA Medical Center in =
the country, the Nemours Children's Hospital, and the University of Florida=
 Academic and Research Center.

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