Research Associate (fixed-term) (ED11434)

February 12, 2024

Job Description

Job title: Research Associate (fixed-term) (ED11434)

Company: University of Bath

Job description: We are seeking an experienced and motivated Postdoctoral Associate to join our team of scientists and conduct translational research in biopharmaceutics.

Selected candidate will join research projects sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation focusing on developing new tools to accelerate global health paediatric drug development.

The goal is to “Link lab to patient” with the development of reliable, predictive and physiologically relevant in vitro and in silico models of oral drug absorption as a function of age that can be used to facilitate the paediatric drug/formulation development process.

In this role, a typical day may include: generating in vitro biopharmaceutics data (solubility, dissolution, etc.) and translating in vitro results using PBPK modelling.

This is a fixed-term position for 24 months.

Additional information:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education Required: Ph.D. in Basic Science, Pharmacy or other Health Science, Engineering or a related field;
  • At least one year of experience in generating in vitro biopharmaceutics data and HPLC analysis;
  • At least one year of experience in PBPK modelling

What we can offer you:

  • a very generous employer contributory pension scheme
  • generous annual leave allowance with an additional 5 discretionary days so that you can enjoy a positive work life balance
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and with an increasingly agile workforce, are open to flexible working arrangements * an
that recognises the talents of our diverse workforce * a wide range of personal and

  • a number of support options available for new and existing staff to help with the cost of some immigration expenses which you may be eligible for:

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We consider ourselves to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We have an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations and have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a . We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds will lead to a better environment for our employees and students, so we encourage applications from all genders, backgrounds, and communities, particularly from under-represented groups, and value the positive impact that will have on our teams.

We are very proud to be an and are an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to .

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Further details:

We are constantly seeking to reduce the unconscious bias that enters any assessment process, with the goal of creating an inclusive and equal assessment process. To support this, personal details will be removed from application forms at the initial shortlisting stage.

Expected salary: £37099 – 44263 per year

Location: Bath

Job date: Wed, 07 Feb 2024 06:38:18 GMT

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