Director, Precision Medicine, Oncology

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Jan 20, 2021
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
As a Director, Precision Medicine you will work closely with our clinical development teams to ensure the execution of Precision Medicine goals within Regeneron's Immuno-Oncology clinical programs. We focus on the development and implementation of innovative translational science strategy. You will provide leadership and scientific expertise for execution of our functional area objectives, including the proof-of-concept for new drug candidates, assessment of PK/PD relationship, optimization of label claims, enabling of companion diagnostic development. Additionally, apply other precision medicine principles in late clinical development. You will also provide strategic leadership to internal matrix teams including the immune-oncology translational R&D, molecular profiling and computational biology working groups. Initiates and leads external (commercial or academic) research collaborations to assess and implement the novel biomarker and translational research technology platforms.

- Developing Precision Medicine and clinical translational research strategy within the Immune-Oncology clinical development programs

- Generating appropriate sections of project planning documents and clinical trial protocols to outline, provide justification and enable execution of the Precision Medicine strategy

- Collaborating with the (internal and external) matrix team environment to design, develop, execute and interpret the biomarker assay analyses needed to complete the clinical development program objectives.

Generating data presentation materials, including the internal development program reviews, external conference presentations and peer reviewed manuscripts.

Reviewing sections of the patient Informed Consent Forms and provides scientific expertise pertaining to clinical sample acquisition, including tumor and germline DNA for genomic sequencing studies.

Reviewing external clinical laboratory bids to ensure they are consistent with the clinical protocol, budget and other development program needs.

Representing Precision Medicine in internal clinical development and research team meetings, external scientific, advisory boards, regulatory agency and investigator meetings.

- You like to drive, manage, execute and deliver results for sophisticated objectives

- You can balance operating independently while collaborating in a highly matrixed and team-based environment

- You have experience being a link between research and clinical teams

- You want to realize the impact of your work on patients

To be considered for this position you must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree with post-doctoral experience with at least 10 years of pharmaceutical proven experience along with designing and execution of clinical biomarker studies. Working knowledge of clinical protocol and regulatory document development is required. Experience in immuno-oncology or oncology development would be preferred. Knowledge of molecular and cellular biomarker technology platforms, including next generation sequencing, highly multiplex single cell and tissue expression analysis, and computational biology approaches would be expected

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.

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