Current Openings

We know that Durect’s success will depend on the experience, intellect and talent of our highly motivated team and we truly value the people who make our organization great! We provide a collaborative work environment that enables employees to work together to achieve the purpose and goals of the organization and one that is also personally fulfilling.

It is the policy of Durect to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Sr. Clinical Research Associate

The Sr. Clinical Research Associate (Sr. CRA) will perform and coordinate key aspects during the conduct and monitoring of phase 1-3 clinical trials in accordance with GCP/ICH Guidelines and DURECT SOPs.

Product Support Specialist - ALZET

The Product Support Specialist serves as the liaison to our customers and international distributors on the use of the ALZET® and iPRECIO® pumps and ancillary products, and maintains our primary technical database.

Sr. Director/Director Medical Affairs

DURECT is seeking a home-office based Senior Director/Director, Medical Affairs to join our high energy, growing, and innovative biopharmaceutical company. The position works closely with clinical, business development and commercial teams to provide strategic medical input into the development of disease awareness tactics and core brand strategies and supports medical/marketing activities and market access. The Medical Affairs SD/Director provides scientific and technical support for DUR-928; delivers scientific presentations, develops and maintains professional and credible relationships with hepatology, gastroenterology and acute-care scientists and clinicians, and develops new relationships in emerging areas for the company; provides strategic and tactical guidance to field MSLs, as well as relevant in-house training, all in a compliant fashion.

Medical Science Liaison (MSL) - East Coast

Reporting the VP of Strategy and BD, the MSL will function as a subject matter expert and engage thought leaders, health care professionals, and other stakeholders specializing in the delivery of hepatology, gastroenterology and acute-care hospital-based therapeutics in medical and scientific exchanges. This individual will be an integral contributor to the development and shaping of the initial MSL team supporting DUR-928. Insights gathered and the information shared during these exchanges will be used to support and/or expand current clinical and scientific concepts including and related to disease state and DUR-928 awareness.

Medical Science Liaison (MSL) - West Coast

Reporting the VP of Strategy and BD, the MSL will function as a subject matter expert and engage thought leaders, health care professionals, and other stakeholders specializing in the delivery of hepatology, gastroenterology and acute-care hospital-based therapeutics in medical and scientific exchanges. This individual will be an integral contributor to the development and shaping of the initial MSL team supporting DUR-928. Insights gathered and the information shared during these exchanges will be used to support and/or expand current clinical and scientific concepts including and related to disease state and DUR-928 awareness.