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PK/PD Research Scientist at Lilly

From: Brian A Willis <willisba>
Date: Thu, 16 May 2019 11:17:36 +0000

Dear NMusers community,

I'd like to alert you to another position that has opened at Lilly:

Position: Research Scientist PK/PD


At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people aro=
und the world. The Biotechnology Research/ADME group is responsible for eva=
luating the preclinical pharmacokinetics and disposition of therapeutic pro=
teins/peptides and monoclonal antibodies. Due to a strategic dedication to =
the growth of biotechnology, we are seeking a PK/PD scientist to contribute=
 in a team environment as we leverage diverse analytical tools to character=
ize factors influencing the absorption, disposition, and pharmacodynamic pr=
operties of biologic therapeutics in development as drug candidates. Do you=
 have a passion for identifying and solving scientific issues independently=
 and within teams? Do you have experience with PK/PD modeling of large mole=
cules? We need your skillset on our team.

You will have the opportunity to:

* Function as a project leader in a multidisciplinary team environment with=
 primary responsibility for the early preclinical development of antibodies=
 and protein molecules.
* Integrate pharmacokinetics and PK/PD with discovery biology to define str=
ucture activity relationships guiding protein engineering strategies and op=
timization of protein therapeutics.
* Interact across groups and teams, regulatory agencies, and functional gro=
ups within drug disposition.
* Responsible for the design, conduct, interpretation and reporting of stud=
y results.
* Written and oral communication of scientific data, both internally and in=
 the scientific community

Company Overview

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people aro=
und the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapo=
lis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and br=
ing life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understandi=
ng and management of disease, and give back to our communities through phil=
anthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put =
people first. We're looking for people who are determined to make life bett=
er for people around the world.

Basic Qualifications
* Ph.D. in Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics or a related discipline in Pha=
rmaceutical Sciences
* Experience in PK/PD modeling preferred

Additional Information
Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on th=
e basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender i=
dentity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disa=
bility or any other legally protected status.

Additional Skills/Preferences
* Experience using software such as WinNonlin, NONMEM and S-Plus.
* Industry (pharma, biotech, CRO, etc.) experience with PK/PD modeling of m=
onoclonal antibodies, peptides/proteins or fusion proteins.
* Experience with oral protein delivery strategies.
* Experience with immunoassay and/or LC/MS methodology.
* Experience with drug development and knowledge of regulatory processes.
* Prior experience working in an interdisciplinary team.

If you are interested in this position, please apply at:


Brian A. Willis, PhD
Group Leader, Pharmacometrics
Research Advisor, PK/PD and Pharmacometrics

Eli Lilly and Company
Lilly Corporate Center, Indianapolis IN 46285 USA
317.651.1308 (office) | 317.220.9191 (mobile)

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Received on Thu May 16 2019 - 07:17:36 EDT

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