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Researcher position available at the University of Cape Town

From: Paolo Denti <paolo.denti>
Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2019 09:58:59 +0000

Dear all,
the division of clinical pharmacology at the University of Cape Town is
looking for a bright and motivated candidate to join our pharmacometric
modelling team.

We are looking to appoint Research Officer at Lecturer level to lead
modelling and simulation research and training activities in
The position is initially for 1 year, but renewable depending on funding
and satisfactory progress.

Requirements include:
     • A PhD in a discipline relevant to pharmacometrics
     • At least 1 year post-PhD experience in pharmacometric modelling
and simulation
     • Demonstration of strong research capability
     • Appropriate computer systems and software knowledge (considerable
experience in NONMEM is essential)

Responsibilities include:
     • Mentorship and training of postgraduate students
     • Development and conduct of modelling and simulation research projects

The following will be advantageous:
     • Demonstration of leadership, training, and mentoring capability
     • Experience of Pharmacokinetic-Pharmacodynamic analysis in
infectious diseases.

The annual remuneration package is negotiable between R357 506 and R683 358

The deadline for applications is November 27th.

For full details and guidelines to apply, please refer to the link below

Our pharmacometrics group has established PK/PD modelling expertise in
the disease area of tuberculosis, HIV, and malaria. It is active
internationally and enjoys on-going collaborations and exchange programs
with some of the major pharmacometric research groups worldwide.
For more information about our research, you can Google “pharmacometrics
Cape Town” - or look at
For any extracurricular reasons to move to the beautiful Mother City of
Africa, Google simply “Cape Town” instead, and click on “Images”.
Bonus perk of the job: you get to save on your flight and accommodation
to attend the World Conference on Pharmacometrics 2020. -

Best regards,

Paolo Denti, PhD
A/Prof of Pharmacometrics
Division of Clinical Pharmacology
Department of Medicine
University of Cape Town

K45 Old Main Building
Groote Schuur Hospital
Observatory, Cape Town
7925 South Africa
phone: +27 21 404 7719
fax: +27 021 650 5410

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