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Seattle Genetics is looking for an Associate Pharmacokineticist to join our Translational Medicine Department

From: Tae Han <than>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2010 17:20:12 -0700

Hi all

We are looking for a talented and motivated associate pharmacokineticist to=
 join Seattle Genetics. The position description is below.

If you are interested in the position or have any questions, please feel fr=
ee to email me directly.



Associate Pharmacokineticist
Seattle Genetics is looking for an associate pharmacokineticist to join our=
 Translational Medicine Department. The role of a PK associate is to suppo=
rt clinical pharmacology and drug metabolism activities through all stages =
of drug development. Responsibilities include preliminary PK analyses, dat=
aset preparation for noncompartmental and population PK analysis, coordinat=
ion of outsourced activities, and aid presentation of PK data in graphs and=

About Seattle Genetics
Seattle Genetics is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on the d=
evelopment and commercialization of monoclonal antibody-based therapies for=
 the treatment of cancer and autoimmune disease. The company's lead product=
 candidate, brentuximab vedotin (SGN-35), is in a pivotal trial under a Spe=
cial Protocol Assessment (SPA) with the FDA. Brentuximab vedotin is empower=
ed by Seattle Genetics' proprietary ADC technology comprising highly potent=
 synthetic drugs and stable linkers for attaching the drugs to monoclonal a=
ntibodies. In addition, Seattle Genetics has three other product candidates=
 in ongoing clinical trials: dacetuzumab (SGN-40), lintuzumab (SGN-33), SGN=
-70, and SGN-75. Seattle Genetics has collaborations for its ADC technology=
 with a number of leading biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. More=
 information can be found at

Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform noncompartmental analysis and prepare reports
Merge datasets for PK and PK/PD analyses
Coordinate outsourcing of pharmacokinetics and drug metabolism studies
Prepare graphs and tables for internal decisions and external presentations
Literature search

BS, MS, or PharmD degree in pharmaceutics, pharmacology, or a related field
Familiarity with PK and PK/PD analysis using WinNonlin
Knowledge of drug metabolism and experience with drug metabolism related as=
Excellent oral and written communication skills and a proven track record o=
f working effectively in a dynamic, collaborative, team-oriented setting

Experience with WATSON (or related LIMS), SAS/R, NONMEM and/or PKS

Received on Mon Mar 22 2010 - 20:20:12 EDT

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