Senior Medical Director-Oncology Clinical Development (Prostate)
Company: Johnson & Johnson
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Janssen R&D, L.L.C. is recruiting for a Senior Medical Director
Oncology-Late Development located in Spring House, PA, Raritan, NJ,
Los Angeles, CA, or La Jolla, CA. This position requires up to 20%
domestic and international travel.
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focus on treating, curing, and preventing some of the most
devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the
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innovative medical solutions to address important unmet medical
needs in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases
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The Oncology Therapeutic Area is recruiting for physician-scientist
to serve as a (Senior) Director, Clinical Research Physician
working on the development of compounds and combinations of new
pipeline compounds and established medicines to with complementary
mechanisms of action for the treatment of Prostate Cancer. This
position will reside within the Oncology Clinical Development
group. This position will also have growth opportunities for
leadership and development of trials with novel combinations in
The Senior Medical Director, Oncology Clinical Development will
also work closely with biomarker, discovery and translational
research scientists. He or she will interpret reports, prepare oral
and written results of product research, and participate in the
discussion of strategies formulated in the disease area strongholds
in Prostate Cancer.
Direct reporting lines will be to, and mentorship will be provided
by, two executive level physician scientists with industry-wide
recognized expertise in prostate cancer.
Key Responsibilities Include
- A high-performing physician-scientist experienced in clinical
research involving registrational clinical trials.
- This individual will be required to collaborate closely with
relevant functions within Janssen Pharmaceuticals including
discovery, translational, and biomarker research scientists,
toxicologists, clinical pharmacologists, drug safety specialists,
as well as personnel from Global Clinical Operations, Global
Strategic Marketing, and other support functions.
- In this capacity the successful candidate will works closely
with research group leaders, drug discovery teams, and project
- The Director is also expected to establish strong working
relationships and collaborations with external study investigators,
key opinion leaders in drug development, and external alliance
- An MD/Ph.D. or an MD with research experience is required.
- Formal training in Oncology, Hematology, or Urology (urologist
with clinical experience in prostatic diseases) with Board
certification or equivalent eligibility is strongly preferred.
- A minimum of 3 years' experience in clinical research within
the pharmaceutical industry or academia (such as clinical
fellowship or faculty member)
- Some knowledge of translational and clinical cancer research
and its application to cancer drug development is helpful.
- A working knowledge of the key areas of medicine and basic
science, including chemistry, biology, toxicology, and pharmacology
- Interest in learning about health authority interactions and
the desire for career development within the pharmaceutical
- Ability to strategize and lead a goal oriented clinical
development team will be very valuable.
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies are equal opportunity
employers, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin,
protected veteran status, disability status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.
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