Medical Director

Location
94080, South San Francisco
Posted
Sep 19, 2018
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time

Job Description:    Medical Director

Overview

Kezar Life Sciences (NASDAQ: KZR), a clinical-stage biotechnology company, is looking for an experienced Medical Director to provide medical and scientific input for all medical aspects of a set of clinical development programs.  The selected individual will be responsible for providing correct and updated scientific and medical information for the respective therapeutic area.  We are focused on small molecule therapeutics to target autoimmune/inflammatory disorders and oncology based on the biology of protein homeostasis.  Our lead compound, KZR-616 (a selective inhibitor of the immunoproteasome), is in clinical trials, and we have multiple drug discovery programs targeting protein secretion.  This is an exciting time and opportunity to significantly contribute to the research and development of novel therapies for serious diseases.