Postdoctoral Fellow For Disease And Therapeutic Response Modeling And Simulation Program
Indiana University South Bend
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Title Postdoctoral Fellow for Disease and Therapeutic Response Modeling and Simulation Program
Specific Title Appointment Type Postdoctoral Fellow Department IUSM – Medicine – Clinical Pharmacology Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis Position Summary
The Disease and Therapeutic Response Modeling and Simulation Program in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Indiana University School of Medicine , Indianapolis, Indiana, is seeking outstanding candidates for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in pharmacometrics to support multi-institutional maternal and pediatric therapeutic modeling initiatives, including the development of physiologically based pharmacokinetic models.
The postdoctoral fellow will join our highly individualized training program in quantitative pharmacology and pharmacometrics, including application of non-linear mixed effects modeling, Bayesian modeling and Monte-Carlo Simulation techniques, physiologically-based pharmacokinetic modeling, data mining, machine learning, and quantitative systems pharmacology. Trainees will benefit from interaction with the Division’s T32 Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship program, experts in clinical pharmacology, drug development, biostatistics, computational biology, and bioinformatics. Candidates will develop the critical skills necessary for participation in state-of-the-art pharmaceutical research.
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Indianapolis is the capital and most populous city in the State of Indiana. It is growing economically thanks to a strong corporate base anchored by the life sciences. Indiana is home to one of the largest concentrations of health sciences companies in the nation. Indianapolis has a sophisticated blend of charm and culture with a wonderful balance of business and leisure. The growing residential base is supported by rich amenities and quality of life – the city possesses a variety of professional sports, arts venues, and outdoor recreation areas. Residents of this dynamic city, and surrounding suburbs, enjoy leading educational systems and top-ranked universities, paired with a diverse population. Indianapolis International Airport is a top-ranked international airport, being named “Best Airport in North America” by Airports Council International for many years. For additional information on life in Indy: https: // faculty.medicine.iu.edu/relocation/.
As the nation’s largest medical school, IUSM is committed to being an institution that not only reflects the diversity of the learners we teach and the patient populations we serve, but also pursues the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We desire candidates who enhance our representational diversity, as well as those whose work contributes to equitable and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUSM strives to take an anti-racist stance, regularly evaluating and updating its policies, procedures, and practices to confer equitable opportunities for contribution and advancement for all members of our community. We invite individuals who will join us in our mission to advance racial equity to transform health and wellbeing for all throughout the state of Indiana.
Doctorate or terminal degree required. Highly motivated, ambitious, and creative individuals with PharmD, MD, or PhD in pharmacology, systems biology, pharmacometrics, bioengineering, computational biology, or related fields are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have demonstrated experience and proficiency in pharmacokinetic modeling as well as a basic knowledge of statistics, biology, physiology, and pharmacology. Preference will be given to candidates with strong quantitative skills and computational experience (GastroPlus, Simcyp, Nonmem, Monolix, R, Matlab, etc.). Excellent spoken and written English communication skills are a prerequisite.
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