Merck & Co., Inc. - Translational Medicine Fellowship
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
Location: Rahway, New Jersey
Specialty Practice Areas:
1 position for Translational Medicine
POST-DOCTORAL PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY FELLOWSHIP – Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, offers innovative Post-Doctoral Pharm.D. Fellowships that provide extensive training in the pharmaceutical and bio-pharmaceutical industry. This 2-year Fellowship position is a joint effort between the Rutgers Institute for Pharmaceutical Industry Fellowships and Merck & Co. Inc. Program emphasis is in Translational Medicine. This 2-year Fellowship provides a unique opportunity to learn about early-stage drug development. The Fellow will gain experience in the drug development process through various activities. Company-based experiences include developing and executing protocols to understand the safety and tolerability in healthy subjects and patients, mechanism of action, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, as well as proof of concept of new molecular entities. Protocol related activities also include data monitoring, analysis, and reporting of studies. Fellowship activities will involve collaborating with several functions (e.g., regulatory, statistics, pharmacokinetics, data management).
University-based experiences include a Professional Development Series; opportunities for collaborative research, publication, and teaching; and participating/leading Rutgers Fellowship committees. These Fellowships provide a broad professional development opportunity in both corporate and academic environments to promote the role of Pharm.D.’s in the pharmaceutical and bio-pharmaceutical industry as future leaders. For more information and to apply, please visit our website: http://pharmafellows.rutgers.edu
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The RPIF program will be conducting initial interviews on a rolling basis virtually (video/teleconference) from October 10th through November 23rd. Candidates MUST use the RPIF website (http://pharmafellows.rutgers.edu) to create a RPIF Candidate Account and upload the required application materialsby the dates noted below. Please see our website for additional important recruitment information and dates.
Once all interviews have been completed, the company will notify candidates of their position-specific candidacy status.
Create an RPIF Candidate Account starting September 23, 2022.
Upload RPIF Application Materials to RPIF Candidate Account starting September 23, 2022.
Applications are considered on a rolling basis. The earlier you submit materials, the sooner your candidacy can be considered. Upload your Letter of Intent and Curriculum Vitae (CV) by October 5, 2022.
Begin securing letters of recommendation because all 3 must be received before you could be considered for an offer. Submit all 3 letters of recommendation by November 10, 2022.
RPIF Representatives may reach out to schedule an interview. Please ensure your contact information is up to date.
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