Research Scientist (Metabolism) CBMHR U54 GRANT COPHS

Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Nov 06, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Posting Details

Security Sensitive Position? Yes Hours of Work 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-F
Position Details

Posting Number TSU202360 Official TSU Title Research Scientist (Metabolism) CBMHR U54 GRANT COPHS Grant Title Research Scientist (Metabolism) CBMHR U54 GRANT COPHS Job Description Summary / TWC Summary

Under general supervision is responsible for in vitro and in vivo ADME studies in the Research
Infrastructure Core ( RIC ) of the Center for Biomedical and Minority Health Research ( CBMHR ). S/he
will responsible for biopharmaceutical and metabolic studies including drug absorption using the Caco-2
cell culture model, intestinal perfusion model, drug metabolism using enzyme-based metabolic reactions,
drug elimination and distribution using cell and animal models. Generally, provides direct supports on the
related studies to the RIC users.

This is a Grant Funded Position.

Essential Duties Summary

• Conducts drug absorption using cells and animal models (e.g., rats, mice) in laboratory activities including study design, execution of various experiments, data collection, data interpretation, laboratory supplies, and daily operations of the lab.
• Conducts drug metabolism studies using enzymes reactions. Conduct drug bio-distribution and elimination studies using cells and animal models (e.g., mice and rats) in laboratory activities including study design, execution of various experiments, data collection, data interpretation, laboratory supplies, and daily operations of the lab.
• Coordinates and conducts LC-MS/MS method development, optimization, and validation process for drug analysis.
• Maintains RIC instruments, keeps sign-in log and contact technician when necessary.
• Assists PIs in progress report of various projects and progress reports. Needs to apply for individual grants and write publication.

% FTE

1.0

Hiring Range $41,976.00 - $52,470.00 Education

Ph.D degree in pharmaceutics or related field.

Required Licensing/Certification

N/A

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of:
• Policies, procedures, and practices.
• Requires working knowledge of specialized practices, equipment, compliance and procedures.

Skill in:
• Detail oriented.
• Problem-solving and decision-making.
• Multitasking and time management.
• Writing documents.
• Both verbal and written communication.

Ability to:
• Work independently.

Work Experience

Three (3) years of experience in drug absorption and metabolism.

Leadership/Supervisory Responsibilities

N/A

Work Complexity/Budget Authority

N/A

Independent Judgment/Decision Making/Problem Solving Skills

N/A

Personal/Organizational Contacts

N/A

Customer Service Relationships

N/A

Working/Environmental Conditions

Routine office environment.
Sitting or standing in one location much of the time.
Use of video display terminal.

Desired start date Position End Date (if temporary)
UA EEO Statement

It is the policy of Texas Southern University to provide a work environment that is free from discrimination for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, individuals with disability, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its programs, activities, admissions or employment policies. This policy of equal opportunity is strictly observed in all University employment-related activities such as advertising, recruiting, interviewing, testing, employment training, compensation, promotion, termination, and employment benefits. This policy expressly prohibits harassment and discrimination in employment based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, genetic history, national origin, individuals with disability, age, citizenship status, or protected veteran status. This policy shall be adhered to in accordance with the provisions of all applicable federal, state and local laws, including, but not limited to, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.

Manual of Administrative Policies and Procedures

Close Date 11/18/2020 Open Until Filled (overrides close field) No Special Instructions to Applicants Open to all applicants. Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D degree in pharmaceutics or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have three (3) years of experience in drug absorption and metabolism?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Official Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Reference Letter 1
  3. Reference Letter 2
  4. Reference Letter 3


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