A large and global pharmaceutical company based in California has engaged The Leyden Group to identify an early career toxicologist. The person hired for this role will work in the company’s development phase, regulatory toxicology group, reporting to an Associate Director of Toxicology.

Typical responsibilities will include serving on drug development project teams, acting as a Study Monitor on externally conducted research, preparing summaries and dossiers for FDA and other regulatory approvals and acting as a toxicology subject matter expert within their area of training.

The company is seeking a PhD in Toxicology or a related discipline. Experience could include postdoctoral or traditional tenure (less than five years) in a pharmaceutical company, or a few years of experience in a contract research laboratory where GLP studies are conducted. Previous experience could be in discovery or development phase toxicology. In addition to the technical skillset, the person must be highly collaborative and have strong interpersonal skills.

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