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[NMusers] Job Opportunity at Merck Quantitative Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics Group

From: Wei Gao <weigao.pkpd_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2019 10:31:06 -0500

Dear Colleagues,



The department of Quantitative Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics (QP2) at
Merck is looking for a pharmacometrician to join our team. Please consider
applying for the following Opening
<https://jobs.merck.com/job/Upper-Gwynedd-Senior-Scientist-PA/525279400/?fe=
edId=232100&utm_source=Indeed&utm_campaign=Merck_Indeed&utm_source==
Indeed&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=Indeed>
.

Senior Scientist/ Associate Principal Scientist, Quantitative Pharmacology
and Pharmacometrics (QP2), Merck *Requisition ID: QUA008339*

* https://jobs.merck.com/job/Upper-Gwynedd-Senior-Scientist-PA/525279400/
<https://jobs.merck.com/job/Upper-Gwynedd-Senior-Scientist-PA/525279400/>*


Senior scientists/ Associate Principal Scientist in Quantitative
Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics (QP2) apply quantitative approaches to
develop and implement translational PK/PD strategies, characterize clinical
pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of new chemical entities and
biologics, and inform dose selection and go/no-go decisions.

*Qualifications*

*Education Minimum Requirement:*

• Master or equivalent degree with at least four years of experienc=
e, where
“experience” means having a record of increasing responsibi=
lity and
independence in a similar role in pharmaceutical drug development or
academia.

• Ph.D. or equivalent degree - OR- a PharmD or equivalent degree wi=
th at
least two years of experience or an educational background in
biopharmaceutics, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacometrics, mathematics,
statistics/ biostatistics, computational biology/chemistry,
chemical/biomedical engineering, or a related field.

*Required Experience and Skills:*

• Proficiency in R, Matlab, SAS, or other similar programing langua=
ge

*Preferred Experience and Skills:*

• Experience in performing population PK / PKPD and
non-compartmental analyses

• Experience with standard pharmacometric software (e.g=
.
NONMEM, Monolix, Phoenix, etc.)

• Skills in experimental design, mathematical problem s=
olving,
critical data analysis/interpretation, and statistics

• Scientific understanding of biopharmaceutical and ADM=
E
properties

• Proficiency in written and verbal communication,
interdisciplinary collaboration, and problem scoping and planning

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs
that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills =
and
inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical
advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.





Best Wishes,

Wei Gao, PhD

Quantitative Pharmacology & Pharmacometrics

Merck Research Laboratories

351 N Sumneytown Pike

North Wales, PA 19454


Received on Tue Jan 08 2019 - 10:31:06 EST

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