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Career Opportunity - Associate Scientific Director, Global Clinical Pharmacology (Oncology), Janssen R&D

From: Sun, Tom [JRDUS] <ysun61>
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:28:03 +0000

Dear Nmusers:

Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a Johnson & Johnson Company, is hiring an Associate Scientific Director, Global Clinical Pharmacology, Oncology TA in Spring House, PA.

Please use this link to review the job description and apply:
Associate Scientific Director, Clinical Pharmacology Oncology (3852180220)

The Associate Scientific Director, Oncology Therapeutic Area (TA) Global Clinical Pharmacology (GCP) role is to apply and promote Clinical Pharmacology knowledge, including pharmacokinetics/ pharmacodynamics analyses and principles of model-based drug development in the programs for all stages of drug development ranging from pre-New Molecular Entity (NME) declaration through Post-Marketing support, in collaboration with various stakeholders, Quantitative Sciences (QS)-Project Matrix teams and Pharmacometrics (PM) Leader. The Associate Scientific Director will function as a GCP Leader on the Compound Development Team (CDT) independently and execute the day-to-day operations for the clinical pharmacology aspects of the assigned programs.

The Associate Scientific Director can directly impact the operational results, as they are focused on investigation and characterization of how drugs interact with biological systems or diseases so they can be used safely and effectively, and with the appropriate pharmaceutical formulation.


  * PhD or equivalent degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Clinical Pharmacology, Biomedical Engineering, or relevant Biological Sciences with 5+ years of relevant experience (including postdoctoral studies) or a MS or PharmD degree or equivalent, with 7+ years of relevant experience is required
  * Understanding of PK, PD, PK/PD, and Translational Medicine is required
  * Ability to interpret PK and PKPD results and prepare presentations to illustrate findings accurately is required
  * Understanding of overall process of drug development and the overall pharmaceutical R&D process is required
  * Established a level of expertise and scientific reputation through publications and/or presentations
  * Drug development experience in Oncology (preferred) and/or other Therapeutic Areas and the ability to handle contributions to multiple clinical pharmacology programs, simultaneously
  * Demonstrated understanding of model-based drug development (MBDD), biostatistics principles and modelling tools (e.g., Gastroplus, Simcyp, Winnonlin, NONMEM) and demonstrated ability to apply these tools to enable rational and efficient drug development
  * Working knowledge of clinical and regulatory landscape, disease processes and mechanisms, available treatment paradigms, and patient populations within assigned Therapeutic Area(s)

Yu-Nien (Tom) Sun, PhD
Senior Director
Global Clinical Pharmacology
Janssen Research & Development
1400 McKean Road, PO Box 776
Spring House, PA 19477
Office: +1-215-793-7288
Cell: +1-215-360-4186
E-mail: YSUN61
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Received on Tue Mar 20 2018 - 13:28:03 EDT

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