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New job posting at Lilly

From: Brian A Willis <willisba>
Date: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 21:15:10 +0000

Dear NMusers community,

Lilly is currently seeking to fill a full time PK/PD research scientist pos=

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 antibo=
dies and protein molecules.
  * Integrate pharmacokinetics and PK/PD with discovery biology to define=
 structure activity relationships guiding protein engineering strategies an=
d optimization of protein therapeutics.
  * Interact across groups and teams, regulatory agencies, and functional=
 groups within drug disposition.
  * Responsible for the design, conduct, interpretation and reporting of =
study results.
  * Written and oral communication of scientific data, both internally an=
d in the scientific community

Basic Qualifications

  * Ph.D. in Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics or a related discipline in=
 Pharmaceutical Sciences
  * Experience in PK/PD modeling preferred

Additional Skills/Preferences

  * Experience using software such as WinNonlin, NONMEM and S-Plus.
  * Industry (pharma, biotech, CRO, etc.) experience with PK/PD modeling =
of monoclonal 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 processe=
  * Prior experience working in an interdisciplinary team.

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.

To apply, please visit us at and apply to Req=
 ID 45805.

Best regards,

Brian A. Willis, PhD
Group Leader, Quantitative Systems Pharmacology
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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