Our client is seeking a Director of Veterinary Services/Attending Veterinarian. This position will manage the vivarium and provide technical and clinical veterinary support to research projects and maintain compliance with all State and Federal regulations. The incumbent will provide oversight of a new, small vivarium research lab, including responsibility for implementing standard operating procedures, technical conduct of safety testing studies according to GLP/FDA/ISO and other various regulatory guidelines, ensuring efficient operation of the vivarium. The incumbent will direct all Pre-Clinical research projects, which focus primarily on efficacy and are conducted primarily in murine models. The incumbent will have extensive interaction with sponsors on study design, protocol development and technical execution needed to manage day-to-day activities of the studies. The incumbent is responsible for providing surgical research support in the area of anesthesia, operative procedures, pain management, post-operative care and other research support functions. The incumbent will have oversight of the Animal Husbandry function.
Qualifications include a licensed veterinarian, experience with creativity in modeling of experiments for different applications and have strong technical lab experience We seek a highly motivated individual with good communication skills, computer skills and ability to analyze and solve problems. The successful candidate will be an independent thinker who can work well in a fast-paced, team oriented, GLP environment. An interest in collaborative and/or independent research is desirable. The incumbent will be able to solve challenging problems and have a strong desire to drive research.
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