1+ months


Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, WA 98104


Req #: 178285
Posting Date: 05/12/2020 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: Salary is commensurate with education and experience. 
Shift: First Shift 

As a UW employee, you have a unique opportunity to change lives on our campuses, in our state and around the world. UW employees offer their boundless energy, creative problem solving skills and dedication to build stronger minds and a healthier world.

UW faculty and staff also enjoy outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty. All of which has allowed the UW to be nationally recognized as a Great College to Work For for six consecutive years. 

The UW School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutics has an outstanding opportunity for a Research Scientist Engineer 4 to assist and lead research operation of the UW Targeted and Long-acting Combination Anti-Retroviral Therapeutic (TLC-ART) Program.

RES 4 duties and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

Laboratory team management including supervision of lab leads and lab personnel (research staff, post-doctoral fellows, students, visiting scientists)
Coordinate and manage with the lab leads on activities including drug and formulation product research, development and analysis, and biochemical and biophysical as well as bioanalytical process analysis in the TLC-ART Program
Prepare reports and contribute to regulatory submissions to the FDA
Assist in grant writing activities
Design, plan, and coordinate animal studies for the TLC-ART Program
Write and maintain IACUC protocols
Perform routine analysis of data and assist with trouble shooting and daily quality control of data.
Keep detailed records of procedures performed.
Provide status reports to the Principal Investigator on status of projects and spending.

Participate in TLC-ART program executive committee and leadership meetings.
Basic lab maintenance and helping with lab paperwork and certifications.
Serve as the coordinator for purchases of laboratory supplies.
Attention to procedural detail and meticulous record-keeping.
Perform related duties as required.

As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs.  For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.


  • PhD's or equivalent professional degree in biomedical and biophysical sciences (i.e., Pharmaceutical Sciences, biology, microbiology, biochemistry, immunology, or virology),
  • Expertise and 3-5 years of experience in biomedical research.
  • Expertise in data analysis, using the computer programs such as excel, prism, WinNonlin
  • Prior experience with laboratory ordering and organization, management

    Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except where there are legal requirements such as license/certification/registration.


  • PhD with proven productivity in biomedical sciences preferred
  • Expertise and background in pharmaceutical sciences, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, drug metabolism, immunology, clinical pharmacology and toxicology
  • Experience with regulatory writing and submissions. 
  • Ability to work with investigators from different disciplines
  • Ability to set priorities in multiple projects within a interdisciplinary team  

    Conditions of Employment:

    Ability to work independently and lead a team of learners and researchers toward a common objectives. Work schedule may allow some flexibility according to program need and sometime may include beyond normal work hours and weekends.

    Application Process:
    The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process.  These assessments may include Workforce Authorization, Cover Letter and/or others.  Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select Apply to this position. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your My Jobs page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.
  • Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.


    Posted: 2020-06-10 Expires: 2020-10-10

    Before you go...

    Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

    Share this job:


    Harborview Medical Center
    Seattle, WA 98104

    Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

    Sign In Create Account
    Powered ByCareerCast