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The TLC-ART* Program (http://depts.washington.edu/tlcart/) in the department of Pharmaceutics at the UW School of Pharmacy has an outstanding opportunity for a Research Scientist with significant hands-on and project management experience to advance long-acting and targeted therapeutic development in HIV and cancer. (Targeted, Long-acting, & Combination Anti-Retroviral Therapy)
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Prioritize, plan, and analyze project objectives to ensure their translation into experiments that advance the program
• Provide hands-on experimentation on projects, research, and administration
• Lead staff and students with project management skills to maintain efficient operations
• Communicate in a timely and appropriate manner in both directions with team members and leadership
• Overall laboratory structure, training requirements, operations, safety, and compliance
As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
· MS or equivalent professional degree in biomedical and biophysical sciences (i.e., Pharmaceutical Sciences, biology, microbiology, biochemistry, immunology, or virology)
· Expertise and 3-5 years of experience in biomedical research
· Expertise in controlled experimental designs, bioanalytical assays and quantitative approaches to data analysis, using the computer programs such as excel, prism
· Prior experience with laboratory ordering and supply management
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except where there are legal requirements such as license/certification/registration.
· PhD with proven productivity in biomedical sciences preferred
· Expertise and background in pharmaceutical sciences, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, drug metabolism, and bioanalytical assays including mass spectrometry, clinical pharmacology and toxicology
· Experience with regulatory writing and submissions
· Ability to work with investigators across disciplines
· Ability to set priorities in multiple projects within an interdisciplinary team
· Project Management certification and experience
Conditions of Employment:
Ability to work independently and lead a team of learners and researchers toward a common objectives. Work schedule may allow some flexibility according to program need and sometime may include beyond normal work hours and weekends.
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