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ICON Development Solutions Job Opening - Sr Scientific Director of PK / PD Modeling & Simulation

From: Kostova, Biliana <Biliana.Kostova>
Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2009 10:02:32 -0400

ICON is a global provider of outsourced development services to the
pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. We
specialize in the strategic development, management and analysis of
programs that support Clinical Development - from compound selection to
Phase I - IV clinical studies.


ICON enjoys a strong reputation for quality and is focused on staff
development. We make it our mission to attract the most diverse and
creative minds into the business and we continually strive to provide
opportunities for our people to excel, grow and build a great career.
We understand that our greatest asset is the skills and talents of our
people and they are truly what set us apart.


Senior Scientific Director of Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics,
Modeling & Simulation

Requisition Number: 364


Role & Responsibility


You will be responsible for the conduct of pharmacokinetic and
pharmacodynamic modeling & simulation analyses for therapeutic
candidates for a variety of indications.


Additional responsibilities include:

* Design and conduct population-based and complex PK/PD modeling
and simulation activities.
* Provide oversight, guidance, and review for department staff in
the area of population and PK/PD modeling and simulation.
* Participate in strategic discussions of objectives, scope, and
study designs of potential clinical development projects, identifying
opportunities for the incorporation of population and PK/PD modeling and
simulation to assist in the development strategy.
* Pursue a strong publication/presentation strategy, attending and
presenting at professional meetings, seminars and workshops.
* Support business growth through proposal review/input and client


Experience & Qualification


* Pharm.D or Ph.D. with at least 7 years of experience in the
pharmaceutical sciences field along with previous
involvement/participation or specialization in
pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic/biopharmaceutical analyses.
* High level of working knowledge in WinNonlin, NONMEM, and
Microsoft Office applications.
* Expertise in drug development requirements and strategies, as
well as global regulatory requirements, for this business segment.
* Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal


Come to ICON and be an important part of a well respected and growing
company that believes the details of your career are every bit as
critical as the work you do. You'll enjoy highly competitive
compensation and an exceptional benefits package that includes:
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term and Long Term
Disability, Life and AD&D Insurance, 401K Plan with matching
contributions, a competitive program of time off and more.


To apply to this position, go to
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Development Solutions, location Ellicott City, MD. This position is
requisition #364.


ICON is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to strength in

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