Post-Doctoral Fellow - DPET

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Position TitlePost-Doctoral Fellow - DPETVacancy IDPDS002689DepartmentSOP-DPET - 452200Position TypePostdoctoral ScholarSalary RangeDependent on qualifications and experience.Full-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTE1.0Proposed Start Date05/01/2020Estimated Duration of Appointment24 MonthsPosting Open Date03/06/2020Posting Close DateOpen Until FilledYesWork LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Summary

The successful candidate will work in the in the laboratory of Dr. Gauri Rao, and will focus on challenging preclinical (in vitro and animal), translational and clinical modeling projects in the areas of anti-bacterials. The projects will involve the use of nonlinear mixed effects and physiologically-based modeling techniques, and other bio statistical applications in preclinical, translational and clinical drug development research, to identify optimal dosing regimens and laboratory and clinical trial design.

Educational Requirements

Doctoral degree in Pharmacometrics, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biostatistics, Biomedical Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy or a closely related discipline.

Qualifications and Experience

Be proficient in one of the following areas: modeling, simulation, and quantitative systems pharmacology.
Extensive software (e.g., Phoenix WinNonlin, NONMEM, ADAPT, R) and programming proficiency is preferred.
Expertise in in vitro model of infection (time-kill, one compartment, Hollow-fiber etc.), in vivo models of infection, mammalian cell culture, RT-PCR, would be appreciated but is not required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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    Posted: 3/7/2020
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