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University at Buffalo/GlaxoSmithKline Post-doctoral Fellowship in Clinical PK/PD

From: Mindy Magee <mindy.2.magee>
Date: Fri, 12 Mar 2021 20:06:14 +0000

University at Buffalo/GlaxoSmithKline Postdoctoral Fellowship in
Clinical Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics

The University at Buffalo (UB) School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Scienc=
es, Center of Excellence in Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics, and Glax=
oSmithKline (GSK), Department of Clinical Pharmacology Modeling and Simulat=
ion (CPMS) is offering a two-year post-doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Phar=
macokinetics/Pharmacodynamics (PK/PD). The Fellowship emphasizes coursework=
 and hands-on modeling experience focused on the development and applicatio=
n of mechanism-based pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic, disease progression =
models and computational methods describing the action of various drugs. Fe=
llows spend both academic years at the University at Buffalo and the summer=
 between the two years at GSK R&D site in Pennsylvania.

At the completion of the Fellowship, the post-doctoral Fellow will be able =

  * Appreciate the latest concepts and applications of pharmacokinetics, =
pharmacodynamics, and pharmacometrics as taught by the outstanding Pharmace=
utical Sciences faculty at UB.
  * Accomplish a research program in a cutting-edge area of PK/PD and dru=
g development with joint mentorship of UB and GSK scientists.
  * Experience Clinical Pharmacology, pharmacometric and organizational a=
spects of drug development at a major pharmaceutical company.
  * Utilize major software such as Adapt, NONMEM, R, and the array of sof=
tware from SimulationsPlus and Certara that are applied in pharmacometrics.
  * Participate in scientific writing, seminars, professional meetings, a=
nd interact with diverse professional colleagues.

UB/GSK Postdoctoral Fellows pursue their research and career training in a =
culture steeped in the translation of basic science into meaningful medicin=
es for patients of all ages and geographies. Postdoctoral Fellows are mento=
red in a setting that places a premium on preparation for the next stage of=
 a research career whether it is in industry, academia, or government.

The successful candidate will have minimum qualifications of an earned Phar=
mD, MD, or PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Applied Mathematics, Engineering=
, or other related discipline with some understanding of PK/PD analyses. Ca=
ndidates should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests,=
 and contact information for three (3) references.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however candida=
tes are encouraged to submit their application by June 1, 2021 to ensure fu=
ll consideration.

For questions about this Fellowship or to apply, please contact William J. =
Jusko (wjjusko

The University at Buffalo is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employ=
er (AA/EOE).

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GSK, our employees, customers, suppliers and business partners, from cyber =
threats and loss of GSK Information. GSK monitoring is conducted with appro=
priate confidentiality controls and in accordance with local laws and after=
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Received on Fri Mar 12 2021 - 15:06:14 EST

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