Study Director and Study Monitor, Expert in General Toxicology Studies

Posted 10 Jan 2023

Colleretto Giacosa, Turin - Italy

Req Id 259797


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Your role: 

Work activities will concern the management of preclinical safety studies in laboratory animals, rodent and non-rodent species, as study director or responsible scientist and the monitoring of outsourced studies. The role includes: management and coordination of pharmacokinetic and toxicology studies in rodent and non-rodent studies as study director or responsible scientist; preclinical study management requires a good knowledge of Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and Good Research Practice (GRP) rules and their application; monitoring of outsourced preclinical safety studies at CROs; planning, execution of preclinical studies and evaluation of experimental data; performing treatments, collection of biological samples and clinical observations; carrying out diagnostic, clinical and instrumental evaluations; responsible of the study plan preparation (draft and final) for the conduction of preclinical studies, the control of the in vivo phases, the scientific evaluation and interpretation of the experimental data and the release of the draft and final reports; coordinating the activities relevant to the preclinical studies with various laboratories; responsible for the development of new experimental methods; optimizing the working quality standards (GLP / GRP); training of the technical staff of the laboratory; writing or reviewing of operational procedures and related staff training; actively contributing to animal welfare; active collaboration to maintain the quality of animal welfare by supporting the activities of the local designated veterinarian.


Who you are: 


  • Doctor in Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
  • Specialization or PhD in related matters
  • Italian mother tongue (preferably and fluent in the English language
  • Knowledge of new pharmaceutical preclinical development process
  • Scientific expertise in preclinical safety (toxicology and safety pharmacology); interpretation and evaluation of study experimental results
  • Communication skills with the technical and scientific staff in the laboratories and with laboratories/groups involved in the preclinical studies
  • Managerial skills to monitor and supervise the study conduction
  • Leadership skills to act as a mentor for peers and staff; good coordination capacity in tasks assigned and in laboratory activities management
  • Good problem-solving ability related to study conduction within the department or studies conducted in collaboration with other departments or external structures
  • Ability to identify and resolve critical issues for the optimization of the working process
  • Capacity to build positive inter-personal relationships
  • Animal welfare knowledge



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