Pharmacologist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

Perform research regarding medications and their effects. Pharmacologists develop and review study designs, ensuring that they encompass acceptable quality standards. They are also responsible for data collection and analysis during/after the experiment. They plan how to administer the drugs and monitor patients’ responses.

Pharmacologists also assist in presenting and recording all information and findings. Specifically, they prepare and manage all study documentation (protocol, informed consent, statistical analysis plan, etc.). They typically collaborate with other research personnel to write the final manuscript.

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Formulation Scientist I

  • Fremont, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
  • 3 days ago
If you are interested and meet the requirements of the role, please send your resume to ... and reference job# 8486363. Location: Fremont Pay: $30-$32 Shift: 1 st POSITION SUMMARY: Manufactures...

Senior Clinical Pharmacologist

  • Horizon Therapeutics
  • San Mateo, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
  • 1 day ago
JOB DETAILS LOCATION San Mateo, CA POSTED 1 day ago Description Working at Horizon is more than a job - it's personal. For us, success is measured by the numbers that matter most - the number of...

Senior Clinical Pharmacologist II

  • Gilead Sciences, Inc.
  • Foster City, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
  • 16 days ago
The Clinical Pharmacology Department at Gilead Sciences is seeking a talented scientist who is driven to understand the clinical pharmacokinetics (PK) and pharmacodynamics (PD) of new and existing compounds...

Sr Clinical Pharmacologist

  • Horizon Pharma
  • South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
  • 20 days ago
Working at Horizon is more than a job - it's personal. For us, success is measured by the numbers that matter most - the number of lives we touch, the number we change and those we work tirelessly...

Translational Pharmacologist II In-Vivo

  • Exelixis Inc
  • Alameda, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
  • 30+ days ago
An opportunity to join the Translational Pharmacology team working to bridge preclinical studies to early clinical programs. The successful candidate will work with the Exelixis' team to delineate...

Pharmacologist - Oncology Therapeutics - Palo Alto, CA

  • Diedre Moire Corporation
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • 60+ days ago
Seeking at least 7 years experience overseeing pharmacology groups performing studies on small molecule oncology therapeutics to direct and manage teams performing in vivo and in vitro studies...

Director, Clinical Pharmacologist - Oncology

  • Gilead Sciences
  • Foster City, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
  • 60+ days ago
pharmacology studies of the highest complexity Providing strategic leadership and demonstrating accountability for the clinical pharmacology programs supporting Phase 1-4 clinical development for development compounds...

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Salary for Pharmacologist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHirePharmacy research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Pharmacologist positions

  • Stanford Children's Health
  • Stanford Health Care
  • Lucile Packard Childrens Hospital
  • Veterans Health Administration
  • CVS Health
  • Albertson's
  • Stanford University
  • April Health
  • Covelo Group
  • Diedre Moire Corporation

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Pharmacologist positions.

Highest Education Level

Pharmacologists in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (48.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.3%)
  • Master's Degree (17.3%)
  • High School or GED (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (2.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.7%)
  • Some College (0.3%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Pharmacologists in Palo Alto, CA
  • 2-4 years (31.0%)
  • 10+ years (29.8%)
  • 6-8 years (21.5%)
  • 4-6 years (17.7%)

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