Our client company is a San Diego based, mid-sized pharmaceutical company with both marketed products and a strong and diverse pipeline. The company is experiencing significant growth.

The company’s VP of Preclinical Development has retained us to find a person qualified to perform in a Director capacity within the company’s toxicology function. Qualifications include a doctoral degree in Toxicology/Pathology, or a related discipline (DABT/ACVP certification preferred) and more than fifteen years of success in preclinical safety assessment.

The person hired in this role will manage and hire toxicologists and be a key strategy leader in regulatory toxicology, both in the discovery and development phase across the company’s pipeline. This will include regular interaction with regulatory authorities, product development teams, external service providers and in due diligence activities.

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