Research Scientist (Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics) CBMHR U54 GRANT COPHS
YesHours of Work:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-FPosting Number:
TSU202414Official TSU Title:
Research Scientist (Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics) CBMHR U54 GRANT COPHSGrant Title:
Research Scientist (Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics) CBMHR U54 GRANT COPHSJob Description Summary / TWC Summary:
Under general supervision is responsible for in vitro and in vivo ADME studies in the Research
Infrastructure Core (RIC) of the Center for Biomedical and Minority Health Research (CBMHR). S/he
will responsible for biopharmaceutical and metabolic studies including drug absorption using the Caco-2
cell culture model, intestinal perfusion model, drug metabolism using enzyme-based metabolic reactions,
drug elimination and distribution using cell and animal models. Generally, provides direct supports on the
related studies to the RIC users.
•Conducts drug absorption using cells and animal models (e.g., rats, mice) in laboratory activities including study design, execution of various experiments, data collection, data interpretation, laboratory supplies, and daily operations of the lab.
•Conducts drug metabolism studies using enzymes reactions. Conduct drug bio-distribution and elimination studies using cells and animal models (e.g., mice and rats) in laboratory activities including study design, execution of various experiments, data collection, data interpretation, laboratory supplies, and daily operations of the lab.
•Coordinates and conducts LC-MS/MS method development, optimization, and validation process for drug analysis.
•Maintains RIC instruments, keeps sign-in log and contact technician when necessary.
•Assists PIs in progress report of various projects and progress reports. Needs to apply for individual grants and write publication.
$41,976.00 - $52,470.00Education:
PhD degree in pharmaceutics or related field.Required Licensing/Certification:
None required.Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
•Policies, procedures, and practices.
•Requires working knowledge of specialized practices, equipment, compliance and procedures.
•Problem-solving and decision-making.
•Multitasking and time management.
•Both verbal and written communication.
Three (3) years of experience in drug absorption and metabolism.Working/Environmental Conditions:
Routine office environment.
Sitting or standing in one location much of the time.
Use of video display terminal.
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02/23/2021Open Until Filled (overrides close field) :
NoSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Open to all applicants.