VP/Head, Early Clinical Development Leader

Company/Institution: GSK
Department: Oncology R&D
Location: Collegeville, PA; or Waltham, MA... , PA, USA
Degree Requirements: MD, PhD, PhD and/or MD Salary: Not available
Job Type: Research Posted: November 22, 2019
Job Setting: Corporate Research Institute, Corporate (Biotech or Pharmaceutical) Application Period: November 22, 2019-January 22, 2020

Responsibilities: - Establishes the Early Medicines Development Strategy, aligned with input and alignment from late stage development, franchise, commercial, and medical. - Supports, advises, and counsels direct reports to deliver the package of evidence that delivers against the TMP for a medicine of value through early development from the preclinical setting (Candidate Selection) through PoC. - Assists in the selection, evaluation, leadership, and development of core team members of the early development team. Qualifications: - MD, PhD, or equivalent. - Open to a medical specialization aside from a preference for oncology disease area familiarity. This role requires a demonstrated expert level understanding in science and the application of these principles to the drug development process. - Demonstrated expert level understanding in science and the application of these principles to the drug development process. - Will have led development programs (pre-clinical or clinical) with experience fulfilling requirements of regulatory filings to enter into clinical testing. - Must demonstrate deep drug development expertise and experience. - Considerable pharmaceutical industry experience is required. - Prior significant pre-clinical and clinical expertise in drug development with an emphasis on earlier stage clinical development and translational medicine. - Expertise/knowledge in pre-clinical science as well as the utility/limitations of pre-clinical tools. - Established expertise/knowledge in early clinical development and translational medicine/experimental medicine. - Knowledge of all phases of medicine development, including pre-clinical and clinical trial management and translational medicine studies/experimental medicine design and management.

About the Employer

GSK Oncology has a strong commitment to the discovery and development of new innovative therapies for patients suffering from hematological malignancies or solid tumors, specifically in four cutting-edge areas of research: Cancer Epigenetics, Immuno-Oncology, Cell & Gene Therapies, and Synthetic Lethality.

Contact Information

Robert Mancuso
1250 South Collegeville Road
Collegeville, PA 19426 USA

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