Covance Senior Study Director in Madison, Wisconsin

Job Overview

We have a great opportunity for a SENIOR STUDY DIRECTOR specializing in Toxicology, Biologics or Ophthalmology to join the Study Direction teamat our Madison, WI site. Covance’s work in developing new pharmaceutical solutions has an incredible impact on millions of lives worldwide. Be a part of this life-saving work.

In this role, the Senior Study Director will:

  • Serves as the scientific specialist for a toxicology specialty program and serves as a Study Director for studies, as described in GLPs. The Study Director has overall responsibility for the technical conduct of a study, as well as for the interpretation, analysis, documentation, and reporting of results.

  • Assists or may plan, design, and/or lead a team to conduct complex studies to generate high quality scientific results on behalf of Covance clients and play a key role in developing new strategies, techniques, and instrumentation for new ventures and critical issues in the area of specialty.

What we’re looking for in you:

  • Has aPhD, DVM, or equivalent degree;

  • 5-7 years experience in Toxicology;

  • Maintains current regulatory awareness (domestic and foreign);

  • Is skilled in performing scientific presentations and preparing scientific publications;

  • Is recognized by research peers as an expert in a selected technical field;

  • In addition, DABT certification is desirable.

There is no better time to join us!


  • PhD in toxicology or related subject, DVM or equivalent degree. Relevant experience may be substituted for education.


  • Five to seven years of related experience.

  • Diplomate, ABT certification desirable.

  • Recognized expertise preferred.

  • Maintains current regulatory awareness (domestic and foreign), in the field of speciality.

  • Highly skilled in conducting research, data interpretation, and writing reports.

  • Highly skilled in performing scientific presentation and preparing scientific publications

Job Number 2018-21106

Job Category Scientific Advanced

Position Type Full-Time

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