1+ months

Principal Anatomic Veterinary Pathologist Columbia, Mo

Kelly Services
Columbia, MO 65215
**Principal Anatomic Veterinary Pathologist Columbia, Mo**

The Principal Anatomic Veterinary Pathologist (PAIP) will offer a range of pre-clinical services to meet the needs of pharmaceutical, biotechnology and chemical companies. The PAIP will play a leading role and actively work with the Strategic Team in the corporate strategic planning and the organization of the research activities and programs, to visualize the future expansion, and to assess periodically the resource needs to achieve missions. The PAIP will provide the scientific support to the laboratories: clinical laboratory, histology, and immunoassays. The PAIP will support the pathology needs for the toxicology and efficacy programs by providing and overseeing the gross-, and histo-pathology needs.

**RESPONSIBILITIES** include the following:

+ The PAIP is a very central role and will be part of the Strategic Team.

+ Contribute to improving and refining the company vision and the Strategic direction of our unique research services and products. Help set the company research and scientific priorities so that they line up with the overall mission and goals of the organization.

+ Stay updated on technological advances and industry trends and advice the scientific team, BD, and Management in scientific matters. Identify and make recommendations on future strategic directions, service offering and products, and new research opportunities or technological ventures.

+ Be a member of the Scientific Committee and participate, support and lead some internal and contract research projects, as well as the development of new service lines, animal models, assays, technologies or products.

+ The PAIP will be expected to generate scientific and promotional publications in the form of white paper, promotional documents, peer review manuscripts, and posters to be used to promote the services and products offered. At times, the PAIP may present the research findings to promote the company know-how. However, the PAIP shall not reveal the proprietary components of the service or product offerings to the public but documenting it well for posterity.

+ The PAIP will be the scientific leader for all pathology matters and will be the primary engine to support the growth and expansion of this service.

+ Act as a pathology expert and will support sales and dealing with clients regarding finding interpretations and other services offered at Sinclair, including animal modeling.

+ Provide medical and scientific expertise in clinical and anatomic pathology according to existing regulations and sponsors requirements.

+ Gross and histological examinations of tissues from internal and externally contracted from in vivo studies for Exploratory Toxicology, Pharmacology and Translational Development.

+ Histological examinations of samples for target validation and mechanism of action investigations, while providing histopathological diagnostic expertise.

+ Support biomarker assay development efforts for discovery (PD biomarker), exploratory toxicology (safety biomarker) and translational development (clinical trials biomarkers).

+ Interpret pathological changes and generate pathogenesis hypotheses.

+ Responsibility for authorship of study pathology reports.

+ Familiarity of early safety assessment testing paradigms and risk mitigation strategies.

+ Develop a network of external collaborator pathologists and interact with them as necessary to generate peer review and interpretation of pathology study results when volume demand exceed internal capacity or for required specific expertise.

+ Must follow all SOP's pertaining to the area of work, insure that other employees follow the SOP's and contribute to the generation of new SOP's.

+ Performs all other duties as assigned.


Problem Solving/Analysis.

Project Management.

Customer/Client Focus.

Collaboration Skills.

Communication Proficiency.

Ethical Conduct.

Time Management.


**QUALIFICATIONS:** To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

**Directly Supervises:** Technical and veterinary staff within the Laboratory Clinical Medicine unit. Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising employee performances; addressing complaints and resolving problems; model development, advanced clinical communication, and advanced planning within the veterinary technical services division.

**EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:** A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (D.V.M.) or equivalent with board certification in Veterinary Pathology, in addition to prior experience in pathology, toxicology, pharmacology, and histology within a CRO or in a comparable drug development environment.

**PHYSICAL DEMANDS:** The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance, talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move over 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.

**WORK ENVIRONMENT:** The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but occasionally, the noise level can be elevated.

**POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK:** This position is classified as Exempt; employees shall be paid an established salary and are expected to fulfill the duties of their position regardless of hours worked. Exempt employees are not eligible to receive overtime compensation. This is a full-time position required to work at least 90-hours each two-week pay period. Due to the nature of our business employees must be present 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, which results in varying work hours. This position regularly requires long hours and weekend work.

**TRAVEL:** Some travel is necessary for this position including conventions and off-site meetings. Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be expected.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.


Posted: 2022-06-27 Expires: 2022-10-10

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