An established client in the pharmaceutical industry has asked us to identify a PhD toxicologist with experience and interest in drug development. In addition to the required PhD, the hiring manager is seeking a scientist with at least one year of pharmaceutical relevant experience (either in a development or discovery capacity). The job seniority would accommodate a person with up to five years of experience.

This person’s role will be exclusively serving as a strategic project team member on multidisciplinary drug development teams, providing preclinical drug safety input and contributing to the design and interpretation of GLP and non-GLP testing protocols. He/She will work in multiple therapeutic targets, with an emphasis on novel modality drug candidates. Significant growth and career diversity are a commitment of this company.

The position will be based in or near San Diego and reports to an Associate Director of Toxicology, a person commitment to mentoring and providing stimulating career challenges to her people.

Search assignment #1477