Postdoctoral Research Associate in Pharmaceutics/Biomedical Engineering (37498)

Updated: 4 months ago
Deadline: 2023-01-11T00:00:00Z

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Pharmaceutics/Biomedical Engineering (37498)


Job Details

Job Location : UHSP main campus - St. Louis, MO

Position Type : Full-time staff

Education Level : Doctorate

Job Category : Research


Summary

The drug delivery research team under the leadership of Dr. Giovanni M. Pauletti is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral research associate with broad interest and experience in formulation design and development. Dr. Pauletti's lab works closely with The Center for Clinical Pharmacology, a research partnership between Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO and University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis.


The successful candidate will participate in collaborative, NIH- and FDA-funded industry/academia research efforts aimed at creating and testing novel drug delivery systems. Recent PhD graduates with research experience in polymer-based formulation development/assessment and a solid background in pharmaceutics or biomedical engineering are strongly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with excellent communication and interpersonal skills and demonstrated experience in formulation development/assessment relevant to topical drug delivery of antimicrobials, HPLC analysis, and in vitro cell culture techniques. The position is available immediately for an initial twelve (12) month appointment with the possibility of extension. The successful candidate will enjoy a stimulating research environment at the interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Pharmacology, a competitive salary and benefit package, and an affordable, Midwest-style cost of living in the multicultural city of St. Louis, MO.


Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics or Biomedical Engineering and a good foundation in pharmacokinetics
  • Research experience in polymer formulation development/assessment, HPLC analysis, in vitro cell culture techniques, and pharmacokinetic modeling
  • Interest in contributing to clinical prototype formulations for first-in-human clinical trials
  • Interest in collaborating with formulation scientists, clinicians, and representatives from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


Submit a CV and cover letter through the University's online application system uhsp.edu/employment. In your cover letter, please summarize your research accomplishments, what interests you in our work, and future career goals. If you have questions regarding this postdoctoral research associate position, please contact Dr. Giovanni M. Pauletti at gm.pauletti@uhsp.edu.


AA/EOE Statement:

University of Health Sciences & Pharmacy in St. Louis values the benefits of a diverse student body and workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. The University's employment policy shall be supported through a continuing affirmative action commitment that embodies the standards of equal employment opportunities for all persons. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.


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University of Health Sciences & Pharmacy in St. Louis values the benefits of a diverse student body and workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. The University’s employment policy shall be supported through a continuing affirmative action commitment that embodies the standards of equal employment opportunities for all persons. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled.



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