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Postdoctoral Trainee/Clinical Pharmacy Translational Science

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University of Tennessee

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Memphis, Tennessee

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Fri, 16 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Details Full-timeEstimated: $48,000 – $63,000 a year16 hours ago Benefits – Health insurance Qualifications – Assays – Doctoral degree Full Job Description – L6 A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Professors S. Casey Laizure, Pharm.D. and Robert B. Parker, Pharm.D. within the Department of Clinical Pharmacy & Translational Science in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to our NIH-funded studies on carboxylesterase drug metabolism, which include in vitro metabolic studies in human recombinant enzymes, animal studies in a carboxylesterase drug metabolism mouse model, and human pharmacokinetic studies. Highly motivated applicants with a strong background in LC-MS/MS, drug metabolism, and pharmacokinetics are encouraged to. Previous experience with assay development and validation is a requirement to be considered for this position. The research environment is excellent and includes availability of SCIEX 4500 and 5500 LC-MS/MS systems on the same floor as Dr. Laizure’s laboratory, and animal research facilities and a clinical research unit on the University of Tennessee Health Science Center campus. Qualifications Ph.D. in analytical chemistry or other related biomedical field, and a strong publication record. Experience with in vitro and animal models of drug metabolism is strongly preferred. Interested individuals should send a cover letter outlining their interest in this position, a CV, and two letters of reference to: S. Casey Laizure, Pharm.D. 881 Madison Ave. Room 358 Memphis, TN -2226 Salary will be commensurate with relevant experience and is competitive for postdoctoral fellows. The position includes an excellent benefits package ( Located in Memphis, a dynamic Mid-South city rich in culture, history, diversity, music and cuisine, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is one of the largest, most comprehensive academic health centers in the United States with a solid commitment to postdoctoral training. UTHSC is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA/V institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. Apply Now