Computational Toxicology -- PostDoc

Location: Montvale, NJ
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $68,000.00 - $70,000.00
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy;
Date: 9/11/2018
Job ID: 02607807
Job Description
My client seeks a Computational Chemist Post Doc to study molecules and prepare safety assessments on materials and natural complex substances.  The ideal candidate will take on the following tasks:
  • Use modeling and in-silico sources to derive data to support risk assessments for molecules.
  • Work closely with a group of toxicologists, safety assessors, and other scientists to ensure molecule safety.
  • Identify clusters and scientifically valid read across materials to complete endpoint assessments.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:
  • PhD in Chemistry, Computational Chemistry or Bioinformatics
  • Experience in applying & developing predictive toxicology methods, as well as similarity, QSAR, structure-based, machine learning, statistical, and ADME approaches to addressing tox issues.
  • Comfortable organizing and working with large data sets of information.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Excellent communication skills to convey technical matter to technical and non-technical audiences.