Research Assistant Professor

University of Florida

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Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 521556
Work type: Non-Tenure-Track Faculty
Location: Orange
Categories: Health Profession, Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:32020000 - PH-PHARMACEUTICS

Classification Title:

Research Assistant Professor

Job Description:

The Department of Pharmaceutics (PC) at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy (COP) in Orlando, Florida invites applications for a full-time, 12-month non-tenure track position at the rank of Research Assistant Professor. The successful applicant will have demonstrated expertise in Quantitative Clinical Pharmacology (e.g., proven skills in pharmacometrics and systems pharmacology), the ability to work in teams and in partnerships, knowledge of drug development and regulatory science, ability to recognize and apply enabling mechanistic PBPK, PK-PD and systems pharmacology models within the context of applied clinical research. Others skills of importance include ability to manage projects, fluent communication skills (written and verbal) to interact effectively across CPSP-research partner boundaries, and ability to creating a positive working environment with a focus on the mission of the CPSP in drug development and regulatory science. Candidates are expected to be proficient in at least two PBPK modeling platforms, including commercially available platforms and custom-based ones. Selected candidate will work under the supervision of Drs. Cristofoletti and Schmidt on applying PBPK modeling to advance translational and quantitative clinical pharmacology research.

Expected Salary:

Commensurate with education and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate will have at least PharmD and 3-5 years’ experience, including experience during PhD, in biosimulation applications relevant to drug development and regulatory science, a working knowledge of common tools and technology for pharmacometrics and systems pharmacology (e.g., NONMEM, R, SAS, MATLAB, Simcyp, GastroPlus, PK-Sim).

Preferred Qualifications:

Additional preferences include experience in working with interdisciplinary teams and a record of scientific publications.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The Search Committee will accept applications until the position is filled. Formal review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a viable applicant pool is established.

Interested applicants should apply online and submit: a cover letter, including a paragraph for diversity statement, and a CV. Three letters of recommendation will be required for final candidates.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

Health Assessment Required:No

Advertised: 21 Apr 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Open until filled

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