Posted to MedZilla on 5/25/2017


England, Quantitative Systems Pharmacologist - Niche SC_HR_12030-MZ


ProClinical is currently recruiting for a skilled Quantitative Systems Pharmacologist position on behalf of a top 10 global pharmaceutical company located in the UK, Hertfordshire. Our client has a vacancy for a QSP to work within the Computational Biology Department, the role will support the drug discovery and development at this leading pharma through the integrative analysis of internal and external biomedical data.

Job Role:

Your primary role will be to identify, develop, implement and use QSP methods to impact drug discovery and development. Applicants should have a strong background in mathematics, biomedical/biochemical engineering and/or pharmacology, combined with knowledge of biology. You should demonstrate previous experience in the use of QSP to support decision making, and you will be expected to communicate effectively complex principles, methods, analyses and results to scientists from very diverse backgrounds. Furthermore, you will be encouraged to develop and advance your scientific skills as well as your internal and external scientific profile through presentations, peer-reviewed publications, and interactions with external collaborators. 

Skills and Experience:

  • Collect, integrate, mine and analyse complex biological data and translate them into testable hypotheses.
  • PhD in Quantitative Systems Pharmacology, Systems Biology, Biomedical/Biochemical Engineering, Mathematics applied to Biology, Pharmacology or Enzymology.
  • Knowledge of and experience with common bioinformatics/pharmacology/biology databases, resources and tools.
  • Knowledge of the drug discovery and development process.
  • Publication record in peer reviewed journals.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in multidisciplinary teams with the expectation of working efficiently and proactively.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.
In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Hayleigh Randall on +44 203 8718 094 or upload your CV on our website -
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