The Johns Hopkins Drug Discovery (JHDD) team is seeking a skilled and motivated re‐searcher with experience in Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics. The program is multidisciplinary and focused on the discovery and development of novel small mole‐cule drugs in the areas of Neurology, Oncology, Gastroenterology, Ophthalmology, and Immunology. The individual selected will be responsible for analytical method development (MS/MS), pharmacokinetic analyses, drug permeability analyses, drug metabolism (liver microsomes, S9, hepatocytes, etc.), and protein binding studies. In addition, he/she will be expected to also understand the absorption, distribution and elimination principles for application to the characterization of internal drug candidates.
JHDD will provide a dynamic research environment including interactions with JHU faculty, medicinal chemists, biochemists, cell biologists and in vivo pharmacologists, as well as interaction with several Pharma industrial partners.
- A Ph.D. degree in biology, pharmacology or related ﬁeld
- Knowledge of in vitro techniques, cell culture, LC/MS and pharmacokinetics is desirable
- Ability to perform eﬀectively in a team environment
- Good oral communication and writing skills