Associate Director, Clinical Pharmacology in Bernards, NJ at DSI

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

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Job Description

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Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Daiichi Sankyo, Co., Ltd. The Company currently markets therapies in hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes, acute coronary syndrome, thrombotic disorders, stroke risk reduction, opioid-induced constipation, IV iron therapy and metastatic melanoma.

Job Summary

The primary responsibilities of this position are to design, conduct and interpret Phase 1 studies independently, support Phase 2/3 clinical pharmacology objectives with supervision, represent the function on project teams, and contribute to regulatory and other documents while participating in regulatory and KOL meetings. This position requires a general understanding of Pop PK-PD concepts, data analysis, and software. The person in this role will interact with study and project team members, TMCP counterparts in other regions, and outside vendors.


1. Responsible for all aspects of Phase 1 studies and logistical aspects of Phase 2-3 studies related to clinical pharmacology independently; supports Phase 2/3 clinical pharmacology objectives with supervision
2. Produces independent writing for publications & regulatory documents; participates in KOL and regulatory interactions with supervision
3. Serves as specialist in and can conduct technical Pop PK-PD analyses (phases 1 – 2)
4. Interacts with study and project team members, interfaces with TMCP counterparts in other regions and oversees outside vendors
5. Mentors and serves development role for new juniors/new employees


Education and Experience

MD and/or PhD with 4+ years industry experience or PharmD with 6+ years industry experience, or equivalent experience

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.