At the University of Cape Town (UCT) Pharmacometrics Group we are looking for a bright and motivated candidate to join our modelling team.
Our pharmacometrics group has established PK/PD modelling expertise in the disease area of tuberculosis, HIV, and malaria. It is active internationally and enjoys on-going collaborations and exchange programs with some of the major pharmacometric research groups worldwide.
We are seeking to appoint a Research Officer at Lecturer level (comparable to US Assistant Professor) to lead modelling and simulation research and training activities. The position is initially for 2 years and is renewable depending on available funding and satisfactory progress.
A PhD in a discipline relevant to pharmacometrics
Appropriate post-PhD experience in pharmacometric modelling and simulation
Demonstration of strong research capability
Appropriate computer systems and software knowledge (considerable experience in NONMEM, Monolix, and/or R is essential)
The following will be advantageous:
Demonstration of leadership, training, and mentoring capability
Experience of Pharmacokinetic-Pharmacodynamic analysis in infectious diseases.
Mentorship and training of postgraduate students
Development and conduct of modelling and simulation research projects
The deadline for applications is October 31st, 2021.