Research Staff Fellow
Regulatory Pharmaceutical Analysis Program
OFFICE OF REGULATORY AFFAIRS (ORA)
The FDA’s Office of Regulatory Affairs is seeking PhD-level scientists with experience in chemical analysis of complex pharmaceutical products to work at ORA’s field laboratory located in Irvine, CA. Candidate must have a PhD in a mainstream technical field such as chemistry, biochemistry, and Physics. The preferred candidate must have extensive experience in the mass spectrometry analysis/ characterization of complex pharmaceuticals such as protein- based or nanotechnology drugs; and must be an expert in mass spectrometry, including method development, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
Candidate must be able to independently execute defined projects, develop new methods to meet agency needs, and serve as an expert in area of specialty. Candidate must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Must be able to engage with other experts in industry, academia, other parts of FDA, other federal, state and local agencies; establish collaborations when necessary; and represent ORA in field of expertise. Only US Citizens and Permanent Residents are eligible to apply and candidate must be willing to relocate to Irvine, CA.
Salary range: $75,000 – $120,000 per year and will be commensurate with experience.
Interested persons can send curriculum vitae or resume with cover letter to: ORSJOBSEARCH@FDA.HHS.GOV