Newark Metro Area, NJ
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. Designs and carries out in-house formulation development.
2. Collaborates with Analytical R&D to study solid state characteristics of APIs. Conducts pre-formulation activities, such as solubility, stability and excipient compatibility testing of new chemical entities (NCEs). Determines physicochemical properties of NCEs.
3. Carry out permeation studies via in-vitro models.
4. Presents results at meetings and in technical reports/publications.
Established formulation development experience.
Knowledge of physical characterization and performance characterization of materials
Knowledge of formulation related technical issues such as dissolution rate enhancement, solubilization and process optimization.
Hands-on experience in using HPLC, DSC/TGA.
Excellent communication skills (oral, written, presentation).
Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving capabilities.
Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Chemical Engineering
or related scientific discipline. Experience in the pharmaceutical industry in formulations research and development.