A highly successful, mid-sized, pharmaceutical company has engaged The Leyden Group to identify an experienced, ACVP Boarded Pathologist with broad drug safety/drug development skills. At least five years of such experience is needed. The company’s pipeline includes small molecules, biologics and gene therapy based compounds, thus broad exposure to various pharmaceutical modalities is desired.

The person hired for this role will act as the sole Pathologist in an existing Toxicology/Pharmacology Department. He/She will have responsibilities ranging from typical anatomic and clinical evaluation of tissues on GLP and non-GLP studies, peer review of collaborations/externally conducted studies through making important contributions to drug safety strategy from the pathology perspective.  The person hired for this role will participate as an active member of Pre-Clinical discovery and development project teams.

The position, reporting to the company’s Head of Pharmaceutical Sciences (within a Translational Medicine Department), can work remotely, or from the company’s research headquarters in Northern California.

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