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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Iowa State University College of Veterinary Med.
Postdoctoral Research Associate
About the Position

The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University invites applications for a full-time Postdoctoral research associate position in Pharmacology Modeling and Simulation within the Department of Biomedical Sciences (BMS).

In this position the individual will develop and apply mathematical models that are relevant to the field of Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology to aid in Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics predictions in multiple species.

The focus of the applicant’s research will pertain to the analysis of clinical data obtained from spontaneous animal models of human diseases with a special focus on oncology, internal medicine (e.g IBD research), cardiology and infectious diseases.

The ultimate goal of this research, which falls under the scope of the One Health initiative consists in bridging the knowledge gap between experimental (i.e rodent) models and human patients, using information from spontaneous animal diseases.
Required Education and Experience

Successful candidates should have a Ph.D. in Pharmacometrics, Bioengineering, Systems Pharmacology, or other related fields (including Mathematics, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics). The candidate should have experience with nonlinear mixed-effects (population) models with extensive programming and software proficiency including but not restricted to: Monolix or NONMEM, SimBiology, Matlab, R, SAS, Gastroplus or SimCYP. Excellent organizational, communication and computer skills are required.

About Iowa State University

Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 34,000 students are enrolled, and served by over 6,100 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted second best most livable small city in the nation (see www.amescvb.com).

Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.

Interested individuals should submit an up-to-date Resume, together with a Statement of Research Interests and Goals, and Contact Information for Three References to Dr. Jonathan P Mochel at [email protected] (515-294-7424).

More information on the position can be found on the University website at: https://www.iastatejobs.com/postings/22974
6/11/2017 10:04:25 AM

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