Postdoc Research Associate – Pharmacometrics | Iowa State University - Military Veterans

at HERC - Central Midwest

Ames, Iowa

Position Information: Position Title: Postdoc Research Associate â?? Pharmacometrics Appointment Type: Post Doc/Trainee Job Description: Summary of Duties and Responsibilities: The Biomedical Sciences (BMS) department at Iowa State Universityâ??s College of Veterinary Medicine (ISU CVM) is accepting applications for a full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate. This position is located in Ames, Iowa and successful applicants will be involved in research in pharmacology modeling and simulation. The primary responsibilities of this position include developing and applying mathematical models that are relevant to the field of pharmacometrics and systems pharmacology to aid in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics predictions in multiple species. The focus of the applicantâ??s research will pertain to the analysis of clinical data obtained from the spontaneous animal models of human diseases with a special focus on oncology, internal medicine (e.g. IBD research), cardiology and infectious diseases. The ultimate goal of this research falls under the scope of the One Health initiative and consists of bridging the knowledge gap between experimental models and human patients, using information from spontaneous animal diseases. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop independent research for a career in academia or industry, participate in journal clubs, and present research findings at regional and national professional conferences. The term of employment initially offered will be one year, and may be extended up to five years subject to funding and satisfactory job performance. Required Minimum Qualifications: PhD in Pharmacometrics, Bioengineering, Systems Pharmacology, or closely related discipline. Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated experience with nonlinear mixed-effects (population) models Evidence of training or knowledge in programming and software proficiency, specifically with Monolix or NONMEM, SimBiology, Matlab, R, SAS, Gastroplus, or SimCYP. Department/Program & College Description: The BMS department supports the College of Veterinary Medicineâ??s mission through teaching basic science curriculum to veterinary medical students, conducts state of the art research relevant to the health of animals and humans, and educates graduate students through the BMS graduate program and a number of multidisciplinary interdepartmental programs at Iowa State University. Faculty have expertise in neurodegenerative disease, neurotoxicology, immunology, vaccine development, infectious diseases, parasitology, cell biology, nutrition and cancer, and learning and memory. Proposed Start Date: October 1, 2021 Proposed End Date or Length of Term: September 30, 2022 Number of Months Employed Per Year: 12 Month Work Period Time Type: Full time Application Instructions: To apply for this position, please click on â??Applyâ?? and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following: 1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae 2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter If you have questions regarding this application process, please email or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485. Original Posting Date: September 27, 2021 Posting Close Date: November 29, 2021 Job Requisition Number: R6361

Ames, Iowa

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