Job posting number: #7081559
Posted: July 23, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionOrganizational Overview
At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.
Recruitment Pool All Applicants
Anticipated Hiring Range $48,000 - $60,000
Campus MCV Campus
Position Type Post Doc
Normal work days
Normal work hours
Job Category Research
Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No
Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No
Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant.
Sensitive Position No
Resource Critical Yes
Description of the Job
The Department of Pharmaceutics is seeking a postdoctoral fellow in the Aerosol Research Group directed by Dr. Michael Hindle, Peter R. Byron Distinguished Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University. This research program is translational research to develop aerosol formulation and device combinations to treat neonatal and pediatric lung diseases with enhanced efficacy. Passionate and driven researchers with a strong background in pharmaceutical sciences are strongly encouraged to apply. The postdoc fellow will participate NIH-, FDA- and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation-funded research projects and get comprehensive training in translational therapeutics.
-Successful candidates must hold a PhD in the field of pharmaceutical sciences or a related are.
-Must be self-motivated with excellent oral and written communication skills
-Ability to work on projects independently and as part of a collaborative research group.
-Strong background in pharmaceutics, drug delivery, aerosol science, pharmaceutical formulation sciences, or other pharmaceutical science research is preferred.