Post-Doctoral Fellowships at the University of Southern California and Allergan, Plc
Small Molecule Product Development Fellowship
The one-year Small Molecule Product Development fellowship focuses on the design and evaluation of novel oral, ophthalmic, and dermal formulations. As part of the training program, the fellow will be provided opportunities to gain first-hand experience with the different functional areas of the Small Molecule Product Development organization. This fellowship program is intended to give postdoctoral research training to support the fellow’s professional and career growth.
Design and evaluate novel oral, ophthalmic, and dermal formulations
Evaluate the effect of excipients and processing parameters on quality and performance
Investigate new formulation platform technologies
Expand technical writing skills by developing, reviewing, and writing protocols and technical reports
Ph.D. in chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, materials science, polymer chemistry, colloidal chemistry, physical chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry or a similar field.
Subject matter expertise in areas such as drug delivery, formulation, physical chemistry and material science. Knowledge and experience in cell biology or biochemistry is also desirable.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, ethics, professionalism, and an interest in the biopharmaceutical industry
Perspective candidates who are attending the AAPS PharmSci 360 Meeting should contact Trever Todd, Ph.D. to confirm a meeting on Tuesday, November 6 at 9:00am at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (place to be determined) for an information session to learn about the fellowship program. He may be reached at Trever.Todd1@allergan.com
If you are not attending the AAPS Meeting, you may also contact us for additional information or to apply for the fellowship, please contact:
William C. Gong, PharmD, FASHP, FCSHP Director, Residency and Fellowship Programs Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy University of Southern California School of Pharmacy 1985 Zonal Avenue Los Angeles, California 90089-9121 Telephone: (323) 442-2625