Senior Research Scientist - Bioequivalence
AMRI West Lafayette
 West Lafayette, IN


AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Senior Research Scientist (SRS) is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by focusing on drug bioequivalence, analytical chromatography, solubility/dissolution, and other challenging projects.

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

In this role, you will:

  • Independently perform and lead in vitro bioequivalence studies using skills in analytical techniques such as liquid chromatography, UV-Vis, solubility and dissolution.
  • Develop, validate, and write analytical methods and operating procedures based on client requirements specifically related to in vitro drug bioequivalence, dissolution, solubility, and liquid chromatography.
  • Perform expert analysis and interpretation of data.
  • Prepare well-written scientific reports.
  • Provide project oversight and regularly communicate with clients.
  • Conduct regular performance qualifications and preventive maintenance for instruments and equipment.
  • Participate in troubleshooting of analytical test methods and laboratory instruments.
  • Utilize appropriate GMP procedures as required by SOPs for conducting experiments, archiving data, and documenting results.
  • Comply with all cGMP and safety requirements based on AMRI policies and regulatory requirements.
  • Comply with good housekeeping and safety practices.


  • M.S. or Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry/Biochemistry or a related field.
  • Exceptional scientific expertise with in vitro bioequivalence of drugs, dissolution, solubility, and chromatography.
  • 8 or more years of relevant hands-on laboratory experience in a pharmaceutical environment, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
  • Excellent communication skills, a high level of independence, and the ability to lead and manage multiple projects.
  • Critical thinking, problem solving, and instrumental and experimental troubleshooting capabilities.


  • Expertise with instruments and equipment for solubility, dissolution, HPLC, UPLC, UV-Vis, etc.
  • Experience implementing innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Ability to design and troubleshoot a wide range of experimental protocols.

All interested applicants must apply online. AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.