Scientist - PhD - Formulations
Newark Metro Area, NJ
Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or related scientific discipline. Experience in the pharmaceutical industry in preformulation/ formulations development
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.
- Designs and carries out in-house formulation development.
- 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.
- Carry out permeation studies via in-vitro models.
- Presents results at meetings and in technical reports/publications.